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Obama Administration Details Plans for Prisoner Pell Grants, Other Reentry Measures

The Obama administration recently created the Second Chance Pell Grant program, which will give 12,000 inmates Pell grants to support their future education endeavors. This initiative is hoping to...more

College/Graduate Students and Young Professionals Increasingly Entrepreneurial

Barbara Hou, a PhD candidate at Harvard University, studies startups and teaches classes about entrepreneurship. In this interview, Hou describes her research and personal experiences with...more

Upskilling and Transformation Take Center Stage at Philanthropy Conference

The leaders of the philanthropy community met on June 1-2 in Orlando in order to discuss the role that community colleges fill in providing skills that are required for jobs that need more than a...more

Innovative Approach of Job Preparation in High School

In an innovative turn on vocational training a set of under-performing high schools are implementing specific classes into in order to assist students in getting jobs when they graduate. In...more

Government Grants for Education

Bukti Untuk Kebijakan dan Advokasi (BUKA) —or Evidence for Policy and Advocacy Activity

USAID/Indonesia is seeking applications from qualified U.S. and non-U.S. nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to fund a program entitled BUKA. The objective of the BUKA activity is to support the...more
Posted On - 2016-10-14

EONS 2016: Appendix E Earth System, Technology, and Energy Education for MUREP (ESTEEM) (Minority University Research and Education Project) for Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCU) NASA ESTEEM – TCU
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Awards will be made as cooperative agreements to accredited Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCU). The period of performance for an award is up to 3 years. Prospective proposers are requested to...more
Posted On - 2016-10-06

School to Work: Explore Careers in the NPS
National Park Service
intermediate through high school students will participate in educational programs and gain hands-on experience and training in NPS...more
Posted On - 2016-09-20

Youth Projects at Craters of the Moon National Monument
National Park Service

This is not a funding opportunity announcement. Please see attached document for full details. This is a Notice of Intent to award a youth Task Agreement against an existing National Park Service...more
Posted On - 2016-09-19

Youth Intern for Centennial Projects in Administration
National Park Service

SERO administrative support for Centennial...more
Posted On - 2016-09-16

National Cyber Security Awareness
Office of Procurement Operations - Grants Division

DHS/ CS&C is seeking assistance in implementing Cyberspace Policy Review Near Term Action #6, Action Recommended 3-1 of the President’s National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace, and to support...more
Posted On - 2016-09-16

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Contending Heroes for the 2013 Social Enterprise Champion

Contending Heroes for the 2013 Social Enterprise Champion
Five candidates from all walks of life int he nation are vying for this year’s Social...

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