Monthly Archives: February 2014

National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment

National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment SYNOPSIS: The sponsor provides grants for projects based upon basic and/or applied research bearing a rational relationship toward increasing our understanding of sports injury mechanisms and injury prevention through the use of … Continue reading

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Organic Farming Research Foundation

Organic Farming Research Foundation SYNOPSIS: The Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF) provides funding for research projects on organic farming and food systems. Deadline(s): 05/15/2014 Web Site: http://ofrf.org/research/grants Program URL: http://ofrf.org/research/grants/request-research-and-education-and-outreach-proposals

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2nd FY ’14 HSI Competition Announced

2nd FY ’14 HSI Competition Announced! Healthy Start Initiative: Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities POSTED: 2/14/2014 FUNDING SOURCE: HRSA ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies $ AVAILABLE: $36,000,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 40 MAX GRANT SIZE: $2 million/year for 5 years DEADLINE: 3/31/2014 CONTACT INFORMATION: … Continue reading

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Fund for Wild Nature

Fund for Wild Nature SYNOPSIS: The Fund for Wild Nature (Fund) provides small grants for North American campaigns to save native species and wild ecosystems, with particular emphasis on actions designed to defend threatened wilderness and biological diversity. Deadline(s): 05/01/2014 … Continue reading

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YouthBuild Grants Available

YouthBuild Grants Available! YouthBuild POSTED: 2/20/2014 FUNDING SOURCE: DOL ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies $ AVAILABLE: $73,000,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 73 MAX GRANT SIZE: $1,100,000 DEADLINE: 4/22/2014 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.grants.gov/applicants/download-application-package.html?oppId=192938 DESCRIPTION: Funding for vocational construction skills training and, for certain applicants, … Continue reading

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Highly Educated Workers Gravitate To, Between New York, Los Angeles and Chicago

Highly Educated Workers Gravitate To, Between New York, Los Angeles and Chicago Los Angeles County (CA), New York County (NY) and Cook County (IL) topped the list of places where people older than 25 with graduate or professional degrees moved … Continue reading

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State and Municipal Investments Seek To Overcome U.S. Broadband Setbacks

State and Municipal Investments Seek To Overcome U.S. Broadband Setbacks Recent developments in high-speed Internet competition and net neutrality have put U.S. broadband competitiveness on uncertain terrain. Despite two decades of publically supported high-speed data infrastructure efforts, many rural areas … Continue reading

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