Monthly Archives: February 2012

Wildlife Without Borders Critically Endangered Animals Conservation Fund

Wildlife Without Borders Critically Endangered Animals Conservation Fund Sponsor: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service/Department of the Interior SYNOPSIS: The Wildlife Without Borders Critically Endangered Animals Conservation Fund will fund projects that conserve the world s most endangered species. Deadline(s): 04/01/2012 … Continue reading

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Train Environmental Workers

Train Environmental Workers!Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grants POSTED: 2/23/2012FUNDING SOURCE: EPAELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies$ AVAILABLE: $2,800,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: N.A.MAX GRANT SIZE: $200,000DEADLINE: 4/12/2012CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.epa.gov/oswer/docs/grants/epa-oswer-oblr-12-03.pdfDESCRIPTION: Grants to deliver environmental workforce development and job training programs that recruit, … Continue reading

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New i3 RFP Released

New i3 RFP Released! Investing in Innovation Fund: Development Grants (i3) POSTED: 2/24/2012 FUNDING SOURCE: Dept. of Education ELIGIBILITY: LEAs, a consortium of schools, or a nonprofit in partnership with a LEA $ AVAILABLE: $140,452,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: N.A. MAX GRANT … Continue reading

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Prevent Recidivism Through Mentoring

Prevent Recidivism Through Mentoring! Second Chance Act Adult Mentoring Grants to Nonprofit Organizations POSTED: 2/23/2012 FUNDING SOURCE: DOJ ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofits $ AVAILABLE: N.A. GRANTS AVAILABLE: N.A. MAX GRANT SIZE: $750,000 DEADLINE: 4/24/2012 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.bja.gov/grant/12SCAdultReentrySol.pdf DESCRIPTION: Grants to develop and … Continue reading

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CONSERVATION/GREEN ENERGY GRANTS

CONSERVATION/GREEN ENERGY GRANTS USDA Rural Energy Systems and Energy Efficiency Improvements Deadline: Dependent upon Application Type http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=140654

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Governors Ramp up Skilled Workforce Initiatives

Governors Ramp up Skilled Workforce Initiatives Lawmakers in several states will consider legislation this year aimed at solving the workforce disconnect as states continue to struggle with unemployment and look for ways to attract industries in emerging fields. Many of … Continue reading

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Michigan Budget Boosts Funding for Economic Development, Higher Ed

Michigan Budget Boosts Funding for Economic Development, Higher Ed With a greater focus on jobs training and arts and cultural programs, Michigan’s budget for economic development would increase by more than 10 percent in FY13 under Gov. Rick Snyder’s proposal. … Continue reading

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