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$19.3 Million Available in Cooperative Agreement for Strengthening County Governments' Accountability Systems
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, June 26 -- The U.S. Agency for International Development announced that it expects to award a cooperative agreement for the strengthening of county governments' outcome measurements, learning and accountability systems in order to provide quality data and synthesized information for planning, implementation, policy development and decision making.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $19,250,000.

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

$166,977 Available in Cooperative Agreement for Monarch Butterfly Research
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, June 26 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior's U.S. Geological Survey announced that it expects to award a cooperative agreement for research into the relationship of the imperiled monarch butterfly to patch and landscape-level characteristics at the St. Croix Wetland Management District, Wisconsin.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $166,977. The agency said the grant was associated with science and technology and other research and development.

This funding opportunity is open to participating partners of the Great Lakes-Northern Forest Cooperative ... Show Full Article

$150,000 Funding Available for Media Literacy Program
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, June 26 -- The U.S. Department of State's U.S. Mission to Georgia announced that it intends to award up to two discretionary grants for the Media Literacy Program to improve media literacy skills among young Georgians ethnic minorities, and people at risk of being socially marginalized.

The award ceiling for this funding opportunity is $150,000.

This funding opportunity is open to non-profits, non-profits having a 501(c)3 status with the IRS and non-governmental organizations.

The funding opportunity number is DOSGEO-17-GR-005-GEO-062217 (CFDA 19.900). It was posted on June ... Show Full Article

$10 Million Funding Available for Giant Garter Snake Habitat Restoration in California
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, June 26 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation announced that it intends to award a discretionary grant for Giant Garter Snake habitat restoration in California.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $10 million.

This funding opportunity is open to state, county, city and township governments; local agencies, landowners, private companies, or non-governmental organizations and individuals.

The agency description of the grant states: "The objective of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is for local agencies, landowners, private ... Show Full Article

$1 Million Available in Cooperative Agreement for Census of Medical Examiners, Coroners' Offices
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, June 26 -- The U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics announced that it expects to award a cooperative agreement for the administration of the Census of Medical Examiners and Coroners Offices.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $1 million. The agency said the grant was associated with information and statistics.

This funding opportunity is open to national, regional, state, or local public and private entities, including for-profit and nonprofit organizations; faith-based and community organizations; institutions of higher education; ... Show Full Article