Daily Archives: August 28, 2014

Bloomberg Will Invest $45M to Bring Innovation to City Governments

Bloomberg Will Invest $45M to Bring Innovation to City Governments Bloomberg Philanthropies will award $45 million in grants to large U.S. city governments to help improve urban life. Specifically, the foundation hopes to encourage the adoption of the “Innovation Delivery” … Continue reading

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Mesa Refuge Residency

Mesa Refuge Residency       Sponsor:          Mesa Refuge  SYNOPSIS:  The Mesa Refuge is a writers’ retreat located in Point Reyes Station, CA. Its mission is to provide a quiet and inspiring space for people writing about ways to create … Continue reading

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Lockheed Martin Corporation

Lockheed Martin Corporation  SYNOPSIS:  Lockheed Martin is committed to a program of philanthropy that supports the Corporations strategic business goals and invests in the quality of life in the communities where our employees work and live. In general, philanthropic contributions … Continue reading

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National Council for History Education

National Council for History Education  SYNOPSIS:  NCHE presents an annual prize to a K-12 history teacher who exhibits exceptional historical scholarship.   Deadline(s):      12/05/2014   Web Site: http://www.nche.net Program URL: http://www.nche.net/awards

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Faraday Science Communicator Award

Faraday Science Communicator Award Sponsor:          National Science Teachers Association SYNOPSIS:  The Faraday Science Communicator Award recognizes and rewards an individual or organization that has inspired and elevated the public’s interest in and appreciation of science. Deadline(s):      11/30/2014 Web Site: http://www.nsta.org/about/awards.aspx Program URL: … Continue reading

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Social Science Research Council

Social Science Research Council   SYNOPSIS:   The Abe Fellowship is designed to encourage international multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern. The program seeks to foster the development of a new genera tion of researchers who are interested in policy-relevant topics of long-range … Continue reading

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