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Are there secret standards at funding agencies?

Wouldn’t you be horrified to hear there is a secret standard at your funding agency that you could easily meet, had you been told about it? 137 more words

Grant Proposals

What is NSF's Advisory Committee for the Biological Sciences supposed to do?

When I got asked to be on the Advisory Committee (AC) for the Biological Sciences at NSF, I said yes. I supposed this was an important thing to do. 1,045 more words

Managing An Academic Career

Grants Demystified: 3 Tips for Building a Nonprofit Culture that Wins More Grants

Leadership plays an important role in every fundraising activity. Foundations and corporate sponsors want to interact with the CEO and board members. Donors want to know that leadership will spend their gifts wisely. 637 more words


Green Apple Day of Service - grants available

The 3rd International Green Apple Day of Service, which will take place on Saturday, September 27, 2014, gives parents, teachers, students, companies and local organizations the opportunity to transform all schools into healthy, safe and productive learning environments through local service projects. 117 more words

Arizona Schools

10 Marine Debris Prevention Partnerships Launched

By: NOAA Marine Debris Program staff

For the past year, our education and outreach partners across the country have inspired thousands of people of all ages to be better ocean stewards. 941 more words

Paying It Forward: Students Profit from Educator Workshop

Guest Blogger: Cait Goodwin, Marine Educator at Oregon Sea Grant Hatfield Marine Science Center

Last spring, students in Oregon engaged in school activities that helped them understand the problem of marine debris and gave them the desire to do something about it.  923 more words

New Resource: Colorado Grants Guide

 Colorado Grants Guide is a new database that can help identify potential grant funders.  The guide contains over 750 profiles of local foundations and trusts, corporations, national funders, and government agencies that support Colorado nonprofit organizations.