Monthly Archives: January 2014

Uncover the Latest Trends in TBED

Uncover the Latest Trends in TBED Each year, SSTI takes a look back at the past year’s activities in technology-based economic development (TBED) and examines the environment to illustrate trends and put it all into perspective. A slow yet stable … Continue reading

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Tech Talkin’ Govs: Part IV

Tech Talkin’ Govs: Part IV The fourth installment of SSTI’s Tech Talkin’ Govs series includes excerpts from speeches delivered in Illinois, Massachusetts and Utah. Read part I, part II and part III. IllinoisGov. Pat Quinn announced plans to invest in … Continue reading

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Huge Voc Ed Grants in California

Huge Voc Ed Grants in California! California Career Pathways Trust POSTED: 1/21/2014 FUNDING SOURCE: CA Dept. of Education ELIGIBILITY: CA LEAs, direct-funded charter schools, county offices of ed and community college districts $ AVAILABLE: $249,750,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 40 MAX GRANT … Continue reading

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Sensors and Sensing Systems–NSF

Sensors and Sensing Systems (SSS) Sponsor: Directorate for Engineering/NSF SYNOPSIS: The Sensors and Sensing System (SSS) program funds fundamental research on sensors and sensing systems. Such fundamental research includes the discovery and characterization of new sensing modalities, fundamental theories for … Continue reading

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Mental Health Services and Housing Grants in LA County

Mental Health Services and Housing Grants in LA County! Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Housing Program Grants in California! POSTED: 1/23/2014 FUNDING SOURCE: The Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health (DMH) ELIGIBILITY: L.A. Nonprofit and public agencies $ AVAILABLE: … Continue reading

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Improve Knowledge of the Agricultural Sciences

Improve Knowledge of the Agricultural Sciences! Higher Education Challenge Grants Program: Agricultural Sciences Education POSTED: 1/24/2014 FUNDING SOURCE: NEH ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofits and public agencies, except LEAs $ AVAILABLE: $4,770,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: N.A. MAX GRANT SIZE: $750,000 DEADLINE: 4/10/2014 CONTACT INFORMATION: … Continue reading

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North Dakota Expands Innovate ND Entrepreneurship Program

North Dakota Expands Innovate ND Entrepreneurship Program North Dakota has announced it will relaunch its Innovate ND business venture competition as a more expansive suite of services for innovative startups and entrepreneurs. Participants will receive vouchers for up to $2,500 … Continue reading

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