Mid-America Arts Alliance Announces Recipients of Innovations Grants
Mid-America Arts Alliance (M-AAA) has announced the recipients of its fiscal year 2020 Innovations Grants. Thirteen artists and organizations have been awarded $165,400 total in increments of up to $15,000…
Let's congratulate recent Innovation Grant recipients! Now, why don't you join them?
Have you applied for an Innovation Grant yet? Hurry! The window is open, but it will only last until May 22. We’re kicking off this Innovation Grant cycle by congratulating the recipients from last quarter, and hoping you'll be inspired by their ideas! “We're excited that there were so many ap
AFM Heatsheets® Honored as Recipient of FabricLink Network’s Top 10 Innovation Award
CHICAGO, March 27, 2015 — Chicago-based AFM Heatsheets®, the leading manufacturer of reflective insulation fabrics to keep individuals comfortable in virtually any weather, was recently announced as a recipient of FabricLink Network’s annual Top 10 Innovation…Read more ›
Philadelphia’s Internal Innovation Grants Are Fostering New Ideas
The second full round of recipients is a diverse group, with five of the seven selected using technology as a key piece of their innovation work.
USDA Forest Service Awards Wood Innovation Grants to Expand and Accelerate Wood Products Markets...
Projects support innovation and forest health MAY 16, 2018 AT 4:00 PM EDT - Today USDA Forest Service Interim Chief Vicki Christiansen announced the award of almost $8 million to expand and accelerate wood products and wood energy markets. The Wood Innovation Grants will stimulate the removal of hazardous fuels from national forests and other forest lands to reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfires, promote forest…
How the Macon Arts Alliance is leading through community transformation
Macon Arts Alliance Gallery. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Fritz. This article is cross posted from Creative Exchange, the national program of Springboard for the Arts. It is part of a series of...
Davis Arts Alliance views ways to respond to community trauma
Can the arts community serve as second responders to emergencies? On Thursday, Arts Alliance Davis participants said the answer is yes, and began a discussion about this critical role the arts can …
New leadership, fresh ideas unfold at Arts Alliance Davis
Arts Alliance Davis welcomed a new leader and thanked its outgoing president at its Oct. 25 meeting at Davis Musical Theatre Company. Pence Gallery director Natalie Nelson served as the volunteer chair of the Alliance for three years, bringing it to fruition with Rachel Hartsough, the city of Davis’
DOL announces recipients of $20.4m in ApprenticeshipUSA intermediary and equity contracts
National Skills Coalition is a broad-based coalition working toward a vision of an America that grows its economy by investing in its people so that every worker and every industry has the skills to compete and prosper.
How NBC's 'Project Innovation' Grants Are Helping Non-Profits
Time is running out to apply for NBC's 'Project Innovation' grant, as NBC Universal is set to award $225,000 to deserving non-profits in an effort to strengthen communities through innovative solutions.
Ohio Wesleyan University Receives $10,000 NCAA Innovations Grant
What if coaches could identify individual players and even entire teams with a potential propensity toward hazing? Ohio Wesleyan University’s Jay Martin thinks the knowledge could be a game-changer – and the NCAA agrees.Read more →
Projects and people from Berlin to Nashua, and Peterborough to Portsmouth, were honored by the N.H. Preservation Alliance for outstanding preservation leadership and activity on May 31 at the Littleton Opera House. The awards ceremony culminated a statewide conference that explored effective strategies and historic preservation’s relationship to health, well-being and community and economic development.
Richmond is No. 20 on list of nation's 'hotbeds of America’s arts and culture'
The Richmond region is one of the nation’s “hotbeds of America’s arts and culture,” according to Southern Methodist University’s National Center for Arts Research.
Waukesha County Business Alliance announces Top 10 Businesses of the Year
The Waukesha County Business Alliance announced the winners of its annual Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards.
Young Professional Society's Pub Crawl on Dec. 10 to Raise Funds for Innovations Grant
VENICE, Calif., Dec. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Venice Young Professional Society has organized its first...
Innovation grants allow educators to extend lessons beyond the classroom
Since 2014, 49 grants at 39 CMS schools have been awarded for projects in science, technology, math, literacy, health and fitness, the arts and other areas.
From Hasan Minhaj to Ali Wong, how Asian American arts groups are fostering stars
Comedian Irene Tu said Asian American arts groups are crucial in building community and connections.
Discover the Arts: 2019 ArtsAccelerator Grant Recipients Announced
Art by Design highlights Memphis’ interior design community with custom “vignettes” created by more than a dozen top interior designers inside a chic gallery showroom. Presented by IBERIABANK, all proceeds from Art by Design support the grant-making efforts of ArtsMemphis Find more information on the ArtsMemphis website Each week we highlight events and grantees supported by ArtsMemphis. With over 80 local art groups and artists,…
Tulsa Area United Way Announces $300,000 in Grants for Social Innovation
Tulsa Area United Way is giving seven recipients a total of $300,000 in grants for social innovation projects. United Way’s Sharon Gallagher said Family
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Awardees of $10 Million in Grants to Advance...
25 Grants Issued through the Regional Innovation Strategies Program to Spur Capacity-Building and Access to Capital for Innovators and Entrepreneurs
Announcing funding for 10 Development Data Innovation projects
In July of 2016, the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD), announced a new multi-million dollar funding initiative to support collaborative data innovations for sustainable development. Today, the Partnership, working in close collaboration with the World Bank’s Development Data Group, is delighted to announce the recipients of the pilot round of this initiative. As part of the Collaborative Data Innovations for Sustainable Development Pilot Funding…