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Enter Goal Implementation Information

Meetings, Actions

Strategy Event Date Location Attending Topic
All Meeting 9/19/2011 Springfield ISBE, IDNR, IEPA Administrative Planning
All Meeting 10/5/2011 Springfield IDNR, IEPA, Governor's Office Administrative Planning
All Meeting 10/20/2011 Springfield IDNR, IEPA Administrative Planning
All Meeting 11/14/2011 Bartlett IDNR, IEPA Administrative Planning
All Presentations 11/16/2011 Chicago Chicago Wilderness Education Team and Members, IDNR Status of Plan
All Grant Application 12/4/2012 Springfield IDNR, ISBE, IEPA Submitted USEPA Grant Application
           

Grant Opportunities

Preservation and Access Education and Training (CFDA No. 45.149)

Purpose: To help the staff of cultural institutions, large and small, obtain the knowledge and skills needed to serve as effective stewards of humanities collections; and support educational programs that prepare the next generation of conservators and preservation professionals, as well as projects that introduce the staff of cultural institutions to new information and advances in preservation and access practices.
Eligibility: State, county, city, township, or special district governments; private, public, and state controlled institutions of higher education; Native American tribal organizations; and nonprofits.
Funding: $350,000.
Deadline: 5/5/15.
Contact: Telephone 202-606-8570; E-mail: preservation@neh.gov.

Preservation Assistance Grants for Small Institutions (CFDA No. 45.149)

Purpose: To help small and mid-sized institutions improve their ability to preserve and care for their significant humanities collections that may include special collections of books and journals, archives and manuscripts, prints and photographs, moving images, sound recordings, architectural and cartographic records, decorative and fine art objects, textiles, archaeological and ethnographic artifacts, furniture, historical objects, and digital materials.
Eligibility: State, county, city, township, or special district governments; private, public, and state controlled institutions of higher education; Native American tribal organizations; and nonprofits.
Funding: $6,000.
Deadline: 5/5/15.
Contact: Telephone 202-606-8570; E-mail: preservation@neh.gov.

Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program (CFDA No. 84.120A)

Purpose: To effect long-range improvement in science and engineering education at predominantly minority institutions and to increase the flow of underrepresented ethnic minorities, particularly minority women, into scientific and technological careers.
Eligibility: Public, private, and state-controlled institutions of higher education.
Funding: $2.8 million.
Deadline: 6/1/15.
Contact: Telephone 202-245-6122; E-mail: joyce.mays@ed.gov.

Research and Development (CFDA No. 45.149)

Purpose: To support projects that address major challenges in preserving or providing access to humanities collections and resources including the need to find better ways to preserve materials of critical importance to the nation’s cultural heritage—
from fragile artifacts and manuscripts to analog recordings and digital assets subject to technological obsolescence—and to develop advanced modes of organizing, searching, discovering, and using such materials.
Eligibility: State, county, city, township, and special district governments; public, private, and state-controlled institutions of higher education; Native American tribal organizations; and nonprofits.
Funding: $350,000.
Deadline: 6/25/15.
Contact: Telephone 202-606-8269; E-mail: publicpgms@neh.gov.

Coastal Program - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (CFDA No. 15.662)

Purpose: To provide technical and financial assistance to coastal communities and landowners to restore and protect fish and wildlife habitats on public and private lands.
Eligibility: State, county, city, township, or special district governments; independent school districts; private, public, and state controlled institutions of higher education; public housing authorities/ Indian housing authorities; Native American tribal organizations; nonprofits; for-profit organizations, other than small businesses; and small businesses.
Funding: $400,000.
Deadline: 9/30/15.
Contact:
Telephone 906-226-1240; E-mail: Christie_deloria@fws.gov.

 

 

 

 

 


 

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