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Aarhus University to Receive $35,262 from Interior
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 23 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior's U.S. Geological Survey announced that it intends to award a $35,262 cooperative agreement to the Aarhus University of Denmark for research and development of mobile imaging geophysical methods for subsurface characterization and monitoring.

The U.S. Geological Survey provided the following overview: "The USGS and Aarhus University will collaborate on research into, or involving, mobile geophysical methods for characterization of and monitoring of porous media and fractured rock aquifers; monitoring groundwater remediation and understanding ... Show Full Article

$200,000 Available in Cooperative Agreement for Technical Assistance for Paroling Authorities
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 23 -- The U.S. Department of Justice's National Institute of Corrections announced that it expects to award a cooperative agreement for technical assistance for paroling authorities in the implementation planning and integrating the structured decision making framework tool into their existing policies and practices.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $200,000.

This funding opportunity is open to nonprofit organizations including faith-based, community, and tribal organizations, for-profit, and institutions of higher education.

The agency description ... Show Full Article

$1.2 Million Funding Available for Small Business Innovation Research Program
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Community Living announced that it intends to award up to four discretionary grants for the Small Business Innovation Research Program.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $1,150,000 with a ceiling of $575,000 for each award in the program. The agency said the grant was associated with science and technology and other research and development.

This funding opportunity is open to small businesses.

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

$1,000 Funding Available for Promotion of Humanities Public Programs
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 -- The National Endowment for the Humanities announced that it intends to award a discretionary grant for the promotion of the humanities public programs.

The award ceiling for this funding opportunity is $1,000. The agency said the grant was associated with humanities.

This funding opportunity is open to nonprofit institutions with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status that have received a confirmed booking for one of the NEH on the Road exhibitions through Mid-America Arts Alliance.

The agency description of the grant states: "These grants support ancillary public humanities ... Show Full Article

$1 Million Funding Available for Infrastructure Development, Capacity Building
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 -- The National Endowment for the Humanities announced that it intends to award a discretionary grant for strengthening the institutional base of the humanities by enabling infrastructure development and capacity building.

The award ceiling for this funding opportunity is $1 million. The agency said the grant was associated with humanities.

This funding opportunity is open to county, city, township and special district governments; private, public and state controlled institutions of higher education; Native American tribal governments; and non-profits having a 501(c)3 ... Show Full Article

$1 Million Available in Cooperative Agreements for Innovations in Space Technology Curriculum
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 -- NASA announced that it expects to award up to four cooperative agreements for Minority University research and education project innovations in space technology curriculum.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $1 million with a ceiling of $333,333 for each award in the program.

This funding opportunity is open to community college/two-year Minority-serving institutions.

The agency description of the grant states: "The goal of the Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) Innovations in Space Technology Curriculum (MISTC) is ... Show Full Article

$1.5 Million Available in Cooperative Agreements for Restoration of Streams Affected By Acid Mine Drainage
by MYRA TUGADE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior's Office of Surface Mining announced that it expects to award up to 20 cooperative agreements for the restoration of streams affected by acid mine drainage.

The estimated total program funding available was cited as $1.5 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 development.

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

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