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Portland principal wins $100,000 for school

Casco Bay High School Principal Derek Pierce has won the Nellie Mae Education Foundation’s 3rd Annual Larry O’Toole Award. He will receive a $100,000 grant for his school, which will be used to further student learning. 317 more words


Wealthfront Hires MessageMe COO Ali Rosenthal to Run Partnerships

Wealthfront has hired Ali Rosenthal to run its strategic partnerships. She was most recently at MessageMe as its COO.

Before joining the mobile messaging startup, Rosenthal was an executive in residence at Greylock Partners for a year and, previous to that, she headed Facebook’s mobile business development unit. 251 more words


NIH Issues $10-Million in Grants to Cut Gender-Based Test Biases

The National Institutes of Health … announced more than $10-million in grant supplements to bring gender balance to the subjects of medical lab work, its largest financial commitment to ending the research bias.

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Preventive Conservation Grant Scheme – Association of Independent Museums

This scheme will run until 2016 and has been set up to help small museums develop a more sustainable approach to the conservation and management of collections through improvements to preventive conservation within their museum.  78 more words


Restoration Grants – Association for Industrial Archaeology

Restoration Grants of up to £20,000 are available for a range of historic and industrial archaeology purposes from the AIA.  Grants must be for the restoration of historically, technically, architecturally, and/or archaeologically important industrial buildings, structures, machinery, vehicles and vessels within the UK.  35 more words


Brewbot nabs $1.5M to get more people brewing their own beer

Brewbot, the startup known for its personal beer making “robots,” has closed a new $1.5 million round of funding today to make homemade beer as common as brewing a pot of coffee. 277 more words


Daily education rates set for special purpose private schools

The daily education rates for special purpose private schools have been set for the 2014-15 school year. 231 more words