Monthly Archives: March 2015

Reintegrate Prisoners in Society!

Reintegrate Prisoners in Society! Offender Reentry Program (ORP) POSTED: 3/24/2015 FUNDING SOURCE: SAMHSA ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies $ AVAILABLE: $13,600,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 18 MAX GRANT SIZE: $400,000 DEADLINE: 5/26/2015 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.samhsa.gov/grants/grant-announcements/ti-15-012 DESCRIPTION: Grants to expand and/or enhance substance … Continue reading

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State Legislatures Passed Over 45,500 Bills from 2013-2014, 25% of Bills Introduced

In the recently released 50 State Project, CQ Roll Call provides an overview of the 45,564 bills and resolutions that were passed by state legislatures between the 2013 and 2014 legislative sessions. The report found the top issues covered by … Continue reading

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2015 EPA Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships for Undergraduate Environmental Study

2015 EPA Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships for Undergraduate Environmental Study URL: http://www.epa.gov/ncer/rfa/2015/2015_gro_undergrad.html Open Date: 03/30/2015 – Close Date: 05/19/2015 Summary: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announces the posting of the Request for Applications, 2015 EPA Greater Research Opportunities … Continue reading

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Help Adult Prisoners Re-enter Society

Help Adult Prisoners Re-enter Society Training to Work 3-Adult Reentry POSTED: 3/24/2015 FUNDING SOURCE: ETA ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofits $ AVAILABLE: $27,000,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 20 MAX GRANT SIZE: $1,360,000 DEADLINE: 5/1/2015 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.grants.gov/grantsws/AttachmentDownload?attId=237896 DESCRIPTION: Grants to make sure that prisoners re-entering … Continue reading

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Uber Partners With Universities to Support R&D, Entrepreneurship

Over the last couple months, the San Francisco-based Uber, a mobile-app-based transportation network, announced partnerships with institutions of higher education in the Northeast. In February, Uber and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) launched a strategic partnership that includes the launch of … Continue reading

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More Universities Expand Beyond Tech Transfer to Generate Startups

Earlier this year, the University of Washington (UW) relaunched its technology commercialization office as CoMotion, an entrepreneurial hub and makerspace. In doing so, UW joined a growing number of universities that have opened up their technology transfer operations to approaches … Continue reading

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Safeway Foundation

Safeway Foundation   The Safeway Foundation supports nonprofit organizations whose mission is aligned with four priority areas: hunger relief; education; health and human services; and assisting people with disabilities.   Deadline(s):   Web Site: http://www.safewayfoundation.org Program URL: http://www.safewayfoundation.org/get-funded/how-we-fund.html

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