Monthly Archives: March 2012

New SBA Online Portal to Connect Small Businesses with Corporate Supply Chains

New SBA Online Portal to Connect Small Businesses with Corporate Supply Chains The SBA announced Supplier Connection, a private-public collaboration intended to help small businesses strengthen their revenue streams by gaining access to more than $300 billion in combined supply … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Announces $200M in Data-Driven R&D

Obama Administration Announces $200M in Data-Driven R&D Six federal departments and agencies today announced a total of $200 million in commitments to support R&D related to the manipulation of large data sets. The Big Data Research and Development Initiative will … Continue reading

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U.S. Manufacturing Office Seeks Input on Program Design for $1B Initiative

U.S. Manufacturing Office Seeks Input on Program Design for $1B Initiative The U.S. Advanced Manufacturing National Program Office will hold its first workshop to help design a national network of regional manufacturing innovation hubs on April 25 at the Rensselaer … Continue reading

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NY Budget Agreement Advances Gov’s Regional Economic Development Agenda

NY Budget Agreement Advances Gov’s Regional Economic Development Agenda Funding is included for Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s regional economic development initiatives under a FY13 budget agreement between the governor and legislative leaders announced earlier this week. This includes a new round … Continue reading

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United Engineering Foundation

United Engineering Foundation SYNOPSIS: The United Engineering Foundation advances the engineering arts and sciences for the welfare of humanity. It supports engineering and education by, among other means, making grants. Deadline(s): 06/01/2012 08/01/2012 Web Site: http://www.uefoundation.org/grants.html For more information contact … Continue reading

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Improve Rural Areas

Improve Rural Areas! Rural Community Development Initiative POSTED: 3/21/2012 FUNDING SOURCE: USDA ELIGIBILITY: Qualified intermediary nonprofits $ AVAILABLE: $8,611,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: N.A. MAX GRANT SIZE: N.A. DEADLINE: 5/9/2012 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-03-21/html/2012-6611.htm DESCRIPTION: Funds to improve the capacity and ability of … Continue reading

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Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation

Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation (U.S.) SYNOPSIS: The Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation (DRWF) accepts research applications related to finding the cause, prevention, treatment, and cure of diabetes and its complications. The maximum support of these grants is up to … Continue reading

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