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Western States to Benefit from Watershed Program

Through WaterSMART, Reclamation works cooperatively with Western states, tribes and local entities as they plan for and implement actions to increase water supply through investments to modernize existing infrastructure and attention to local water conflicts. This program contributes to the WaterSMART strategy by providing funding to watershed groups to encourage diverse stakeholders to form local solutions to address their water management needs.

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Partnerships to Create Justice Models

The program will support the creation of effective practice model partnerships between state courts and public child welfare agencies, tribes and tribal organizations for effective implementation of the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (PL 95-608)

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Grantees to Nurture Emerging Technologies

The program supports research that develops emerging informatics technologies to improve the acquisition, management, analysis and dissemination of data and knowledge across the cancer research continuum.

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(INFRASTRUCTURE) $4.7M Recovery Act Grant to Boost Development in AZ

A $4.7 million Economic Development Administration (EDA) grant has been awarded to the Arizona Board of Regents and the U. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, to build infrastructure to support phase-one development of the Arizona Bioscience Park. \r\nThe project, made possible because of the American Recovery ...

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(EDUCATION) AZ to Use $8.9M in Stimulus Money to Address Dropout Crisis

The initiative is expected to bring 10,000 dropouts back to the classroom while addressing the achievement gap and improving dropout rates across the state.\r\n

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(RULES) Agency Releases New Data Grant Program Allotment Calculations

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) Office Of Applied Studies (OAS) issues a new guide providing updated information on the procedures used by that office to calculate allocations for some of the key block and formula grants the agency administers.  The gran...

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(ENERGY) Stimulus Funds Support VA Energy Conservation Efforts

These efforts, planned for 16 states and Puerto Rico, include solar-powered electricity and hot water energy systems at VA hospitals in Arizona, Texas and southern California; geothermal energy in Idaho; and wind turbines in several states.

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(COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT) HUD Offers $242 Million in ARRA Funds for Native

Indian tribes and Native Alaskan communities can start competing through July 13 for $242 million to aid housing and community development offered by HUD as part of the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA).\r\nThe competitive ARRA grants from the Native American Housing Block Gran...

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(COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT) HUD Sets July 7 Deadline for Indian CDBG Stimulus Applications

Native American groups and tribal organizations can begin competing through July 7 for $10 million in block grant funds generated by Congress in the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA).\r\nHUD's Notice of Available Funding (NOFA) issued May 27 indicates that the applications for ...

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(JANUARY DEADLINE) Medtronic Provides Funds in 10 States

(Deadline: Grants accepted from May 1-Jan. 31) The Medtronic Foundation, the giving arm of the biomedical engineering company, supports health and human services in areas where its employees live and work through its CommunityLink program. Funding priorities include: Health. CommunityLink supports ...

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