Environmental Sustainability Directorate for Engineering/NSF

black-landd.jpg PD-18-7643 22-Oct-2018 300,000.00 USD
Contact Email bhamilto@nsf.gov
Sponsor Website https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505549
Program URL https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505549
Deadline Dates (ALL) 22-Oct-2018
Synopsis The Environmental Sustainability program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster, which also includes 1) Environmental Engineering; and 2) Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials. The goal of the Environmental Sustainability program is to promote sustainable engineered systems that support human well-being and that are also compatible with sustaining natural (environmental) systems. These systems provide ecological services vital for human survival. Research efforts supported by the program typically consider long time horizons and may incorporate contributions from the social sciences and ethics. The program supports engineering research that seeks to balance society’s need to provide ecological protection and maintain stable economic conditions.
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Center To Improve Social and Emotional Learning and School Safety–Cooperative Agreement Office of Elementary and Secondary Education/Department of Education

blacklandd_thumb.jpg 02-Jul-2018 1,000,000.00 USD
Contact Email eve.birge@ed.gov
Sponsor Website https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2018-05-16/pdf/2018-10474.pdf
Deadline Dates (ALL) 02-Jul-2018
Synopsis The purpose of the Center is to provide technical assistance to support States and districts in the implementation of social and emotional learning evidence-based (as defined in this notice) programs and practices. The Center will enhance the capacity of (1) State educational agencies (SEAs) to support their local educational agencies (LEAs) and (2) LEAs to support their schools. Studies have analyzed the economic impact of six SEL programs and found that on average, every dollar invested yields $11 in long-term benefits, ranging from improved mental and physical health, reduced juvenile crime, and higher lifetime earnings. But implementation is not always consistent. When there is not adequate training or understanding by implementers, assessment of efficacy, or accountability, it can jeopardize positive student impacts. The technical assistance described in this notice will support States and districts by enhancing their capacity to successfully implement EBPPs. For the purpose of this notice inviting applications, SEL includes developing and maintaining positive relationships with peers and adults; using self-control; building social skills, including recognizing and managing emotions in oneself; understanding others’ emotions and perspectives; making responsible decisions (i.e.”making good choices”); working effectively in cooperative groups; coping with frustration; reading social cues; resolving interpersonal conflicts; demonstrating compassion and empathy toward others; exercising persistence; building resilience; and developing other SEL skills and abilities.
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Sexual Risk Avoidance Education Program Administration on Children, Youth and Families/ACF/DHHS

black-landd.jpg HHS-2018-ACF-ACYF-SR-1358 05-Jul-2018 1,350,000.00 USD
Contact Email Mona-Lee.Belizaire@acf.hhs.gov
Sponsor Website https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=298222
Program URL https://ami.grantsolutions.gov/HHS-2018-ACF-ACYF-SR-1358
Deadline Dates (ALL) 05-Jul-2018
Synopsis The purpose of the SRAE program is to fund projects to educate youth on how to voluntarily refrain from non-marital sexual activity and prevent other youth risk behaviors. Successful applicants are expected to submit program plans that agree to use medically accurate information referenced in peer-reviewed publications by educational, scientific, governmental, or health organizations; implement an evidence-based approach integrating research findings with practical implementation that aligns with the needs and desired outcomes for the intended audience; and teach the benefits associated with self-regulation, success sequencing for poverty prevention, healthy relationships, goal setting, resisting sexual coercion, dating violence, and other youth risk behaviors such as underage drinking or illicit drug use without normalizing teen sexual activity.
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Mentoring Opportunities for Youth Initiative Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention/Department of Justice

black-landd.jpg OJJDP-2018-13523 28-Jun-2018 0.00 USD
Contact Telephone 800-851-3420
Contact Email grants@ncjrs.gov
Sponsor Website https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=305143
Program URL https://www.ojjdp.gov/grants/solicitations/FY2018/MentOpps.pdf
Deadline Dates (ALL) 28-Jun-2018
Synopsis  

This solicitation supports applicant organizations as they strengthen and/or expand their existing mentoring activities with active chapters or subawardees and/or other mentoring organizations. This program supports the implementation and delivery of one-on-one, group, peer, or a combination of these types of mentoring services to at-risk and high-risk youth populations through applicant organizations and their active chapters or subawardees and among mentoring collaboratives. This program also supports one or more enhancements to both improve access to, and impact of, mentoring services.

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Literary Arts

62166 Writers of Color Fellowship Literary Arts 09-Jul-2018 0.00 USD
Contact Name Susan Moore
Contact Telephone 503-227-2583 x107
Contact Email susan@literary-arts.org
Sponsor Website https://literary-arts.org/what-we-do/oba-home/fellowships/
Program URL https://literary-arts.org/what-we-do/oba-home/fellowships/fellowships/
Deadline Dates (ALL) 09-Jul-2018
Synopsis Oregon Literary Fellowships are intended to help Oregon writers initiate, develop or complete literary projects in poetry, fiction, literary nonfiction, drama and young readers literature. As part of the application for an Oregon Literary Fellowship, writers can choose to be considered for Literary Art’s Writers of Color Fellowship.
40804 Oregon Literary Fellowships Literary Arts 09-Jul-2018 0.00 USD
Contact Name Susan Moore
Contact Telephone 503-227-2583
Contact Email susan@literary-arts.org
Sponsor Website https://literary-arts.org/what-we-do/oba-home/fellowships/
Program URL https://literary-arts.org/what-we-do/oba-home/fellowships/fellowships/
Deadline Dates (ALL) 09-Jul-2018
Synopsis Oregon Literary Fellowships are intended to help Oregon writers initiate, develop, or complete literary projects; and to support Oregon’s independent publishers and small presses.
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Prevention Technology Transfer Centers Cooperative Agreements Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administratio

black-landd.jpg n SP-19-001 10-Jul-2018 0.00 USD
Contact Email Humberto.carvalho@samhsa.hhs.gov
Sponsor Website https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=304996
Program URL https://www.samhsa.gov/grants/grant-announcements/sp-19-001
Deadline Dates (ALL) 10-Jul-2018
Synopsis The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2019 Prevention Technology Transfer Centers (PTTC) Cooperative Agreements. The purpose of this program is to establish a PTTC Network to provide training and technical assistance services to the substance abuse prevention field including professionals/pre-professionals, organizations, and others in the prevention community. The PTTCs will work directly with SAMHSA and across the PTTC Network on activities aimed at improving implementation and delivery of effective substance abuse prevention interventions.  PTTCs will provide prevention skills trainings and technical assistance services that are: tailored to meet the needs of recipients and the prevention field; based in prevention science and use evidence-based and promising practices; and leverage the expertise and resources available through the alliances formed within and across the HHS regions and the PTTC network.
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Centers for International Business Education Program Office of Postsecondary Education/Department of Education

black-landd.jpg 13-Jun-2018 0.00 USD
Contact Email timothy.duvall@ed.gov
Sponsor Website https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2018-05-14/pdf/2018-10225.pdf
Deadline Dates (ALL) 13-Jun-2018
Synopsis The purpose of the CIBE Program is to provide funding to institutions of higher education or consortia of such institutions for curriculum development, research, and training on
issues of importance to U.S trade and competitiveness.
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