Monthly Archives: June 2014

Increase Student Literacy!

Increase Student Literacy! Innovative Approaches to Literacy POSTED: 6/17/2014 FUNDING SOURCE: Dept. of Education ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies, including LEAs $ AVAILABLE: $24,341,646 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 31 MAX GRANT SIZE: $750,000 DEADLINE: 7/17/2014 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-06-17/pdf/2014-14050.pdf DESCRIPTION: Grants for programs … Continue reading

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Grants to Replicate Quality Charter School Models

Grants to Replicate Quality Charter School Models Charter Schools Program (CSP): Grants for Replication and Expansion of High-Quality Charter Schools POSTED: 6/20/2014 FUNDING SOURCE: Dept. of Education ELIGIBILITY: Charter schools and charter management organizations $ AVAILABLE: $26,500,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 14 … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Exemptions, Tax Credits Among Capital Programs Passed by State Policymakers

Crowdfunding Exemptions, Tax Credits Among Capital Programs Passed by State Policymakers Several states announced new or expansions to existing capital programs during the 2014 legislative session. The proposals targeted increasing the availability of venture/risk capital for job creation and establishing … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Resurgence Attracts Attention of State Legislatures

Manufacturing Resurgence Attracts Attention of State Legislatures The recent uptick in U.S. manufacturing activity, along with the attention generated by additive manufacturing and the Makers movement, has led to an increase in state initiatives to help cash in on this … Continue reading

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Women’s Foundation of California

Women’s Foundation of California SYNOPSIS:  The Womens Policy Institute seeks to increase the number of community-based women leaders in California who are actively involved in shaping and implementing policies that affect the health and economic security of women and girls. … Continue reading

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Guggenheim (Harry Frank) Foundation

Guggenheim (Harry Frank) Foundation SYNOPSIS:   The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation welcomes proposals from any of the natural and social sciences and the humanities that promise to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression. Highest priority … Continue reading

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Lab Space, Commercialization Support Backed by State Governments

Lab Space, Commercialization Support Backed by State Governments State legislators in many parts of the country took action this year to fund the construction of research infrastructure and provide financial support for commercialization. In Kansas, New York, Georgia, Maine and … Continue reading

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