Enter Goal Implementation Information
||ISBE, IDNR, IEPA
||IDNR, IEPA, Governor's Office
||Chicago Wilderness Education Team and Members, IDNR
||Status of Plan
||IDNR, ISBE, IEPA
||Submitted USEPA Grant Application
Minority Science and Engineering Improvement
Program (CFDA No. 84.120A)
Purpose: To effect long-range improvement in science
and engineering education at predominantly
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minority institutions and to increase the flow of underrepresented
ethnic minorities, particularly minority
women, into scientific and technological careers.
Eligibility: Public and private nonprofit institutions
of higher education that award baccalaureate degrees;
and are minority institutions; public or private nonprofit institutions of higher education that award associate
degrees; and are minority institutions that have
a curriculum that includes science or engineering
subjects; and enter into a partnership with public or
private nonprofit institutions of higher education that
award baccalaureate degrees in science and engineering.
Funding: $2.9 million.
Contact: Julius Cotton, Tel. (202) 245-6140;
Digitizing Historical Records (CFDA No. 89.003)
Purpose: To digitize nationally significant historical record collections and make the digital versions freely available online.
Eligibility: State, county, city, township, or special district governments; private, public, and state controlled institutions of higher education; Native American tribal organizations; and nonprofits.
Contact: Tel. (202) 357-5022.
North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) U.S. Standard Grants (CFDA No. 15.623)
Purpose: To support public-private partnerships carrying out projects in the U.S. that further the goals of the NAWCA that involve long-term protection, restoration, enhancement and/or establishment of wetlands and associated uplands habitats for the benefit of all wetlands-associated migratory birds.
Funding: $40 million.
Contact: Tel. (301) 497-5870.
Institute of Education Sciences: Education Research
and Development Centers (CFDA No.
Purpose: To provide parents, educators, students,researchers, policymakers, and the general public with reliable and valid information about education practices that support learning and improve academic achievement and access to education opportunities for
Eligibility: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research including, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations; public and private agencies and institutions; and colleges and universities.
Funding: Not specified.
Contact: Julius Cotton, Tel. (202) 245-6140; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.