Specialty Crop Block Grant Program

Grant Management

Successful applicants (Grantees) will typically be notified by October.

Grantee Requirements

In general, grantees are expected to:

  • To sign a Grant Award Agreement with the MDA indicating their intention to complete the proposed tasks and authorizing MDA to monitor the progress of the proposed project;
  • To regularly report on grant activities and financials, using provided templates; and
  • To manage the grant financial records and documentation to ensure SCBG funds are being used for their intended purpose in compliance with Federal cost principles and regulations. Guidance on grant management is provided below.

Grant Management

To help Grantees with management, MDA has provided the following guidance:


Contact the SCBG Coordinator for additional information.