Department of Defense Virtual Lab School (VLS)

Funding Agency:
US Department of Agriculture

NIFA/USDA requests applications for the Virtual Lab School (aka Virtual Laboratory School) (VLS) program for fiscal year (FY) 2016 to provide all maintenance and support necessary to maintain the Virtual Lab School, a virtual learning platform which houses all statutorily mandated training for Department of Defense (DoD) child development program staff. The amount available to support this program in FY 2016 is $454,546.

Deadline: Sep. 6, 2016

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Applications may be submitted by State agricultural experiment stations, State cooperative extension services, all colleges and universities, other research or educational institution or organizations, Federal and private agencies and organizations, individuals and any other recipient, either foreign or domestic, to further research, extension, or teaching programs in the food and agriculture sciences of the Department of Agriculture.



Funding Type





Curriculum Development

External Deadline

September 6, 2016