Monthly Archives: January 2012

SFFS/Kenneth Rainin Foundation Filmmaking Grant

: SFFS/Kenneth Rainin Foundation Filmmaking Grant Sponsor: San Francisco Film Society SYNOPSIS: The SFFS/Kenneth Rainin Foundation Filmmaking Grant supports feature narrative projects that significantly engage with issues of social justice. Deadline(s): 02/01/2012 02/08/2012 Web Site: http://www.sffs.org/content.aspx?pageid=1490 Program URL: http://www.sffs.org/filmmaker360/Grants/sffskrf-filmmaking-grants.aspx For … Continue reading

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Southern Company Longleaf Legacy Program

Southern Company Longleaf Legacy Program Sponsor: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation SYNOPSIS: The program provides grants for longleaf pine ecosystem reforestation and conservation within the Southern Company service area of Georgia, Alabama, northwestern Florida, and southeastern Mississippi. The goals of … Continue reading

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U.S. Government, Universities Must Partner to Address Shifts in International Competitiveness, Report Indicates

U.S. Government, Universities Must Partner to Address Shifts in International Competitiveness, Report Indicates A new report from the Center for American Progress contends that the U.S. government and institutions of higher education must work in partnership to invest in innovation … Continue reading

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Maryland Gov’s Agenda Seeks to Advance Tech Commercialization

Maryland Gov’s Agenda Seeks to Advance Tech Commercialization Building on the momentum of the InvestMaryland initiative passed last session, Gov. Martin O’Malley unveiled a joint venture between the state, federal research labs and academic institutions to accelerate technology commercialization. Under … Continue reading

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Beacon Society

Beacon Society SYNOPSIS: The sponsor provides financial assistance to persons and organizations proposing literacy projects and other educational experiences that will introduce young people to Sherlock Holmes. Deadline(s): 03/01/2012 Established Date: 12/19/2009 Follow-Up Date: 01/01/2013 Review Date: 01/27/2012 Contact: Elaine … Continue reading

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Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works

: Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works SYNOPSIS: The Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation (FAIC) offers scholarships up to $1,000 to help defray professional development costs for Professional Associate or Fellow members … Continue reading

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Tech Talkin’ Govs: Part III

Tech Talkin’ Govs: Part III The third installment of SSTI’s Tech Talkin’ Govs’ series includes excerpts from speeches delivered in Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Mississippi, and Utah. The first and second installments are available in the Jan. 11 and Jan. 18 … Continue reading

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