The Tufts/UConn RIDGE Program seeks to support innovative economic research on domestic nutrition assistance programs and to broaden a network of researchers applying their expertise to USDA topics. The RIDGE Program seeks applications from a diverse community of experienced nutrition assistance researchers, graduate students, early career scholars, and established researchers who bring expertise in another research area.
Important Dates for the 2019 Submission Cycle
Request for proposals release: November 28, 2018
Informational webinar for applicants: December 17, 2018
Concept paper due: January 25, 2019
Full proposal (by invitation) due: March 29, 2019
Funding period (up to 18 months): June 1, 2019 – November 30, 2020