Monthly Archives: May 2011

GRA’s Integration with Centers of Innovation Focuses on Recruitment

  To more closely align Georgia’s efforts to market and promote strategic industries to existing and potential companies, Georgia’s Centers of Innovation (COI) program will be integrated with the programs of the Georgia Research Alliance (GRA). The move follows the … Continue reading

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Grants for youth and children

Stop Youth Violence! Striving To Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere (STRYVE) Through Local Public Health Leadership POSTED: 5/4/2011 FUNDING SOURCE: CDC ELIGIBILITY: Public agencies $ AVAILABLE: $900,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 4 MAX GRANT SIZE: $225,000 DEADLINE: 5/24/2011 (LOI); 6/13/2011 (final) CONTACT INFORMATION: … Continue reading

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Hire Police

Hire Police! COPS Hiring Program POSTED: 5/5/2011 FUNDING SOURCE: DOJ ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies, including police departments $ AVAILABLE: N.A. GRANTS AVAILABLE: N.A. MAX GRANT SIZE: N.A. DEADLINE: 5/25/2011 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.cops.usdoj.gov/pdf/cap/cap-appguide-chp.pdf DESCRIPTION: Grants to improve a wide array … Continue reading

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Two Long-standing TBED Organizations Joined to "Innovate Washington"

  Created as the successor to two long-standing and accomplished tech-based economic development organizations — the Washington Technology Center (WTC) and the Spokane Intercollegiate Research and Technology Institute (SIRTI) — Innovate Washington will serve as the state’s primary agency responding … Continue reading

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SBIR and STTR Programs Are Safe Through FY11

  For the 11th time in the last 32-months, Congress approved a continuing resolution to extend authorization of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program and the Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program. The House version of the Small Business … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Announces $33M Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge

  The Obama administration announced a Federal Funding Opportunity (FFO) for the Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge — a new $33 million public-private initiative focused on supporting and accelerating the growth of regional innovation clusters (RICs) that exhibit high-growth development … Continue reading

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Grants for Economic Development Projects

Grants for Economic Development Projects! Community Economic Development Projects POSTED: 5/10/2011 FUNDING SOURCE: Office of Community Services (OCS) ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofits that are Community Development Corporations (CDCs) $ AVAILABLE: $16,000,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 20 MAX GRANT SIZE: $800,000 DEADLINE: 7/9/2011 CONTACT INFORMATION: … Continue reading

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