Grants and contracts

University of Missouri Extension works with public and private agencies and organizations to develop and administer educational initiatives that address specific needs and common goals through grants and contracts. These agencies and organizations share University of Missouri Extension's goal of improving the quality of life for the people of Missouri.

The grants listed below may cover more than a year. The budget figures are the total amount awarded to that grant to date.

Click on the program name for a detailed report by program area, or you can view:

Agriculture and Natural Resources —  $2,461,055

  • Validate, Improve and Regionalize Phosphorus Indices to Reduce P Loss Across the Heartland Region
  • Missouri AgrAbility Program
  • Our Missouri Waters, Spring River Watershed Management
  • Missouri Integrated Pest Management Program
  • Translational Genomics for Improving Sow Reproductive Longevity
  • Identification and Management of Alleles Impairing Heifer Fertility While Optimizing Genetic Gain in Angus Cattle
  • Sustainable Agriculture Professional Development Project
  • Factors Affecting Adoption of Nutrient Management Practices
  • Useful to Usable:  Transforming Climate Variability
  • MU Plant Diagnostic Clinic
  • Strategic Information Portal for Environmental Risk Management
  • Animal Impact on Soil Health
  • Modernization of Missouri PSEP to Achieve Enhanced Competency
  • Integration of Soil Water Holding Capacity Database Into Extension Irrigation Phone Ap and Education to Increase Adoption of the Ap by Farmers
  • Automated Design Storm Notification System

Business and Industry — $4,921,442

  • Mo Small Business Technology Development Centers
  • Mid-America Trade Adjustment Assistance Center
  • Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center
  • Career Options Workshops
  • FastTrac New Venture
  • University of Missouri Extension Pollution Prevention Program
  • eXtension Business Management Support
  • MoFAST
  • Take Control of Your Finances Workshops

Community Development — $1,065,450

  • Consolidated Educational Analysis and Support
  • On-Farm and Ranch Education for New and Beginning Latino Producers in Missouri
  • Missouri Value-Added Grant Program
  • Missouri Healthnet Data Project
  • Missouri State Census Data
  • The Missouri Health Professions Workforce Data Center
  • Implementing a Community-Based Model for Delivery of Preventive Services in Rural Counties
  • Stronger Economies Together
  • ACT Missouri Parent Survey
  • Fostering Planning for the Role of Governmental Public Health
  • Kids Count
  • Kids Count Partners in Missouri

Continuing Education — $1,584,126

  • Adult Education and Literacy Services
  • Enhanced Leadership Development Academy
  • Healthcare Associated Infection Education Statewide Training
  • Healthcare Associated Infection Education
  • Technical Rescue Training Prop and Support Equipment
  • Methamphetamine Health and Safety Training
  • FY16 Interface Conference
  • SEMA Annual Training Contract FY16
  • Emergency Responder Training
  • FY16 NFA State Fire Training Systems Grant

Human Environmental Sciences — $11,157,465

  • Family Nutrition Education Program
  • Healthy Relationship & Marriage Education Training Project
  • Building Food System Linkages - Producer to Institution
  • Direct Certification Grant
  • Voices for Food
  • Eat Smart in the Parks
  • Eat Smart Guidelines for Child Care Project
  • Preconception Health for Adolescents
  • WiseWoman Lifestyle Education Intervention
  • HomeWorks Workshops
  • Healthy Couples, Healthy Children

Youth and 4-H — $3,983,479

  • Project Liftoff
  • Missouri Afterschool Network  - DESE
  • KC 21st Century Community Learning
  • National 4-H Council Agreement
  • Missouri Afterschool Network - Mott Foundation
  • 4-H National Mentoring Program
  • Tufts 4-H Study of Positive Youth Development
  • Operation Military Kids
  • Missouri 4-H Youth Futures
  • Northwest Missouri 4-H LIFE Mentoring
  • Taking NPASS to Scale
  • Cargill 4-H SET
  • MU Extension Family Education & Reunification
  • Military 4-H Club Grants
  • MOSAC2 & Missouri Afterschool Network
  • Missouri 4-H Homegrown Community Leaders Project
  • OMK Supporting Local/Regional Support Networks
  • Second Chance in Action Community Reinforcement Approach
  • Live Healthy, Live Well

Grant and contract total   —  $25,705,383

Updated Oct. 2, 2013