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$4.5 Million Funding Available for Substance Use Disorder Treatment
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration announced that it expects to award up to five discretionary grants for a program to substance use disorder treatment for pregnant and postpartum women.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $4.5 million with a ceiling of $900,000 for each award in the program. The agency said the grant was associated with health.

The funding is open to single state agencies for substance abuse.

The agency description of the grant states: "The purpose of the program ... Show Full Article

$9.8 Million Funding Available for Programs to Combat Wildlife Trafficking in Sub-Saharan Africa
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 -- The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement announced that it expects to award up to 15 discretionary grants for programs to combat wildlife trafficking in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $9,750,000 with a ceiling of $1,750,000 for each award in the program. The agency said the grant was associated with law, justice and legal services.

The funding is open to nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS.

The funding opportunity number is SFOP0006481 (CFDA 19.705). It was posted ... Show Full Article

$2.1 Million Available in Cooperative Agreements for Assessment of Crime Victim Compensation Program
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 -- The U.S. Department of Justice's Office for Victims of Crime announced that it expects to award up to six cooperative agreements for the assessment of crime victim compensation programs.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $2.1 million with a ceiling of $350,000 for each award in the program. The agency said the grant was associated with a) income security and social services and b) law, justice and legal services.

The funding is open to state victim compensation programs that are eligible to administer the Victims of Crime Act Victim Compensation ... Show Full Article

$20 Million Available in Cooperative Agreement for Research to Enable Fuels From Sunlight
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 -- The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science announced that it expects to award up to two cooperative agreements for research to enable fuels from sunlight.

The award ceiling for this funding opportunity is $20 million. The agency said the grant was associated with science and technology and other research and development.

The funding is open to state, county, city, township and special district governments; independent school districts; private, public and state controlled institutions of higher education; Native American tribal governments and organizations; Historically ... Show Full Article

$300,000 Funding Available for Entrepreneurship Training
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 -- The Small Business Administration announced that it expects to award up to six discretionary grants for entrepreneurship training to female veteran small business owners and entrepreneurs, female transitioning service members and to spouses of veterans.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $300,000. The agency said the grant was associated with business and commerce.

The funding is open to non-profit organizations; local and state agencies; and institutions of higher learning.

The funding opportunity number is WVETP-2020-01 (CFDA 59.044). It was posted ... Show Full Article