SPECIALTY CROP BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM (SCBGP)
Program contact: [email protected] or (808) 973-9595
What is SCBGP?
The purpose of the Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP) is to enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops. Specialty crops are defined as “fruits, vegetables, tree nuts, dried fruits, horticulture, and nursery crops (including floriculture).”
Who is eligible?
HDOA seeks proposals from eligible non-profit organizations, local, state, and federal government entities, for-profit organizations, universities and individuals for projects that enhance the competitiveness of Hawaii’s specialty crops. Applicants must reside in, or their business or educational affiliation must be registered in, Hawaii. In order to be awarded a contract under this solicitation, the offeror will be required to be compliant with all laws governing entities doing business in the State.
The next round, SCBGP FY24, will open sometime Spring 2024.
TITLE VI OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964
The Hawai‘i Department of Agriculture does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, or disability, or any other class as protected under applicable federal or state law, in administration of its programs, or activities. To learn more, or file a complaint, please refer to the links below:
NON-EMPLOYEE DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT PROCEDURES
DISABILITY NON-DISCRIMINATION PROGRAM AND POLICY
LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY (LEP) PLAN