Monthly Archives: January 2015

Commerce Announces Next Round for Manufacturing Communities Competition

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced a second round of the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership (IMCP) competition. IMCP, a cross-agency initiative, coordinates federal investments behind long-term economic development strategies in manufacturing communities. The first four designee communities were announced … Continue reading

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Maternal and Child Health Public Health Catalyst Program

Maternal and Child Health Public Health Catalyst Program Sponsor:          Office of Rural Health Policy/HRSA/DHHS   SYNOPSIS:    Office of Rural Health Policy (ORHP) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2015 State Offices of Rural Health Coordination and Development Program (SORHCDP). … Continue reading

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HI, MT Govs Address Innovation Infrastructure, Apprenticeships

SSTI’s Tech Talkin’ Govs series has returned as governors across the country formally convene the 2015 legislative sessions. The series highlights new and expanded TBED proposals from governors’ State of the State, Budget and Inaugural addresses. The fourth installment of … Continue reading

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R&D Tax Credits Increase Resiliency of R&D-Intensive Firms

As the federal and state governments look for methods to support the creation and retention of well-paying S&T and manufacturing jobs, two recent reports have found that R&D tax credits play a vital role in helping keep domestic R&D-intensive firms … Continue reading

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Innovation Generation National Partnership Grants

Innovation Generation National Partnership Grants Sponsor:          Motorola Solutions Foundation   SYNOPSIS:  National Partnership Grants support large-scale, multi-regional STEM education programs that impact at least 150 primary participants.   Deadline(s):      03/13/2015   Web Site: http://responsibility.motorolasolutions.com Program URL: http://responsibility.motorolasolutions.com/index.php/solutions-for-community/com02-foundation/

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Veterinary Student Scholar Program

Veterinary Student Scholar Program Sponsor:          Morris Animal Foundation   SYNOPSIS:  Morris Animal Foundations Veterinary Student Scholars Program is a highly competitive program that provides veterinary students with an opportunity to become involved in mentored research that enhances the health and … Continue reading

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Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies

Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies Sponsor:          Office of Elementary and Secondary Education/Department of Education   SYNOPSIS:  The Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies program provides grants to support local educational agencies  (LEAs) and other eligible … Continue reading

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