Entrepreneurship, Place, and Economic Development

Entrepreneurship, Place, and Economic Development Several scholarly articles published within the past few months highlight the role that entrepreneurship, high-tech employment, and place play in both economic growth and economic development. In a landscape where seemingly every place desires the successes found in the Silicon Valley model, new frameworks that support the economic efficacy of…

Book Prize Sponsor: American Institute of Indian Studies

Book Prize   Sponsor:          American Institute of Indian Studies   SYNOPSIS:  In order to promote scholarship in South Asian Studies, the American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS) announces the award of two prizes each year for the best unpublished book manuscript on an Indian subject, one in the humanities, The Edward Cameron Dimock, Jr. Prize in the Indian Humanities and…

Center for the Study of Distance Education and Technological Advancements

Center for the Study of Distance Education and Technological Advancements Sponsor:          Office of Postsecondary Education/Department of Education SYNOPSIS:  The Center for the Study of Distance Education and Technological Advancements invites applications for new awards for fiscalyear (FY) 2014. Deadline(s):      08/25/2014 Web Site: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-07-24/pdf/2014-17442.pdf

Center for the Study of Distance Education and Technological Advancements

Center for the Study of Distance Education and Technological Advancements Sponsor:          Office of Postsecondary Education/Department of Education   SYNOPSIS:  The Center for the Study of Distance Education and Technological Advancements invites applications for new awards for fiscalyear (FY) 2014.   Deadline(s):      08/25/2014 Web Site: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-07-24/pdf/2014-17442.pdf Program URL: http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=260174

Public, Private Sector Entities Announce Initiatives to Connect Globally

Public, Private Sector Entities Announce Initiatives to Connect Globally As the world becomes more globally connected, both public and private entities have turned their attention to foreign markets in the hopes of spurring innovation, capital creation, and economic prosperity. Whether their effort is developing international business partnerships, attempting to attract foreign direct investment (FDI), investing…

Heritage Grant Sponsor: Arizona Game and Fish Department

Heritage Grant Sponsor:          Arizona Game and Fish Department SYNOPSIS:  More than $400,000 in grant funds are available to wildlife conservation projects in Arizona. Potential grant recipients must have a project that is either located in Arizona or involves research i n which the wildlife or its habitat is located in Arizona. Deadline(s):      09/30/2014 Web Site: http://www.azgfd.gov/w_c/heritage_apply.shtml Program URL:…