Monthly Archives: August 2011

Promote Research Diversity

Promote Research Diversity! Training Program for Institutions That Promote Diversity POSTED: 8/26/2011 FUNDING SOURCE: NIH ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies, including IHEs $ AVAILABLE: $250,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 2 MAX GRANT SIZE: N.A. DEADLINE: 9/26/2011 (LOI); 10/26/2011 (final) CONTACT INFORMATION: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-12-032.htmlContinue reading

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SBIR Grants for Cutting-Edge Science and Technology

SBIR Grants for Cutting-Edge Science and Technology! Small Business Innovation Research Program Phase I POSTED: 8/23/2011 FUNDING SOURCE: DOE ELIGIBILITY: For-profits and individuals $ AVAILABLE: $15,000,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 100 MAX GRANT SIZE: N.A. DEADLINE: 12/2/2011 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2011/nsf11577/nsf11577.htm DESCRIPTION: Grants … Continue reading

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U.S. Manufacturing at a "Moment of Truth," According to New Booz & Co. Study

U.S. Manufacturing at a "Moment of Truth," According to New Booz & Co. Study The U.S. stands at "moment of truth" regarding its manufacturing sector, according to a new study by Booz & Co. and the University of Michigan’s Tauber … Continue reading

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Report on Middle Skill Jobs Gap Presented to Southern Governors

Report on Middle Skill Jobs Gap Presented to Southern Governors Governors in the Southern states were presented with findings from a new report on the growing gap in middle-skill jobs and urged to adopt a three-part policy framework for reversing … Continue reading

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Tennessee Announces New Program to Support Nine Regional Business Accelerators

Tennessee Announces New Program to Support Nine Regional Business Accelerators Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, Bill Hagerty announced the state will commit up to $2.25 million for the Jobs4TN Regional Entrepreneurial Accelerators program. The grants … Continue reading

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White House Extends Deadline for Comments on SC2 Program

White House Extends Deadline for Comments on SC2 Program The Obama Administration has announced that it is extending the comment period for public input on the Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) Strong Cities, Strong Communities Visioning Challenge (see the July 13, … Continue reading

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Psychology Without Borders

Psychology Without Borders SYNOPSIS: The sponsor is seeking project proposals for the 2012 PBB Mission Awards. PBB is an international non-profit organization focusing on the psychosocial impacts of terrorism, armed conflicts, and disasters. Deadline(s): 09/30/2011 Web Site: http://psychologybeyondborders.com Program URL: … Continue reading

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