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$2.5 Million Funding Available for Historical Records Publication
by ELIZABETH TELAN
WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 -- The National Archives and Records Administration announced that it intends to award up to 25 discretionary grants for publishing historical records in documentary editions.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $2.5 million with a ceiling of $200,000 for each award in the program.

This funding opportunity is open to state, county, city, township and special district governments; Native American tribal governments and organizations; and non-profits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS.

The agency description of the grant states: "Projects may ... Show Full Article

$1.7 Million Funding Available for Native American Human Remains Documentation
by ELIZABETH TELAN
WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior's National Park Service announced that it intends to award up to 30 discretionary grants for the inventory and documentation of Native American human remains and cultural items.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $1,654,000 with a ceiling of $90,000 for each award in the program. The agency said the grant was associated with a) arts, b) education, c) humanities and d) law, justice and legal services.

This funding opportunity is open to state, county, city, township and special district governments; Native American ... Show Full Article

$1.2 Million Funding Available for Alzheimer's Disease Research
by ELIZABETH TELAN
WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' National Institutes of Health announced that it intends to award up to five discretionary grants for new research emphasis on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

This funding opportunity uses the Institutional National Research Service Award mechanism.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $1.2 million with a ceiling of $300,000 for each award in the program.

This funding opportunity is open to public and state controlled institutions of higher education.

The funding opportunity number ... Show Full Article

$1 Million Funding Available for Small Business Innovation Research Program
by ELIZABETH TELAN
WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Community Living announced that it intends to award up to 10 discretionary grants for the Small Business Innovation Research Program to stimulate technological innovation in the private sector and strengthen the role of small business in meeting federal research and development needs.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $1 million with a ceiling of $100,000 for each award in the program. The agency said the grant was associated with science and technology and other research and ... Show Full Article

$1 Million Funding Available for State Wildlife Grant Program
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Dec. 9 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior's U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that it intends to award a mandatory grant for the State Wildlife Program for the benefit of wildlife and their habitats, including species that are not hunted or fished.

The award ceiling for this funding opportunity is $1 million. The agency said the grant was associated with a) education and b) natural resources.

This funding opportunity is open to state governments.

The agency description of the grant states: "Eligible activities include both planning and implementation. Planning activities ... Show Full Article