Leveraged Funds

Western IPM Center funding has been very effective at leveraging additional funding for IPM research and outreach in the West. 

Since 2005, we have directly funded $2 million in grants, and those projects leveraged more than $28 million in additional funding - a $14 return for every dollar invested.

Here’s the breakdown by category:

Research Projects

  • Amount Funded: $980,071
  • Leverage Reported: $7,322,093
  • Return: $7 per dollar invested

Outreach Projects

  • Amount Funded: $69,334
  • Leverage Reported: $789,959
  • Return: $11 per dollar invested

Pest Management Strategic Plans

and Crop Profiles

  • Amount Funded: $427,432
  • Leverage Reported: $9,503,445
  • Return: $22 per dollar invested

Signature Projects

  • Amount Funded: $123,810
  • Leverage Reported: $1,224,559
  • Return: $10 per dollar invested

Special Projects

  • Amount Funded: $59,422
  • Leverage Reported: $805,428
  • Return: $13.50 per dollar invested

Work Groups

  • Amount Funded: $355,773
  • Leverage Reported: $8,600,931
  • Return: $24 per dollar invested