UF/IFAS INTERNATIONAL SUPPORT

UF/IFAS INTERNATIONAL SUPPORT

SUPPORT FOR INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS

earth close up 500 pxThe University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is proud to manage two large international projects sponsored by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID): 

To support these research projects and facilitate others around the globe, UF/IFAS invested in the IFAS International Support Team (IIST). Visit the team’s website for help with the services listed below.

  • Information on IFAS international activities and engagement, including college-level signatures for international memorandums of understanding and cooperative agreements.
  • Identifying and understanding international regulations, sponsor guidelines and funding restrictions.
  • Troubleshooting complex fiscal, travel and procurement transactions with relevant departments and offices.
  • Serving as the main point of contact and communication with IFAS and campus core offices to facilitate the efficient and successful submission, implementation and completion of projects with international components.
  • Providing administrative, budget and compliance-related feedback on faculty concept notes, letters of intent/pre-proposals, internally funded activities and large multi-institutional programs.
  • To connect with UF faculty members based on their disciplinary/technical or geographic expertise.
  • Information on IFAS International Programs Advisory Team (IPAT) and associated awards, etc.