Stories tagged: grant
Sat., June 8, 2019
Washington State University has been chosen to receive a $7.5 million federal grant for research and education programs dedicated to improving the nation’s roads and bridges.
Thu., April 4, 2019
Northwest Aurora Rotary’s $10,000 grant to Riverpoint Academy boosts science lab, two-way relationship
The science lab at Riverpoint Academy north of Spokane got a boost recently from a $10,000 grant from the Spokane Aurora Northwest Rotary.
Wed., Jan. 30, 2019
The funding comes in addition to another $1.9 million that the foundation awarded to the county in 2015 and 2016 as part of its Safety and Justice Challenge.
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018
In September, Idaho Legal Aid Service, Inc. was awarded a federal grant of $480,014 from the Office on Violence Against Women’s Rural Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking …
Wed., Aug. 29, 2018
In the largest grant it has ever been rewarded, the Idaho Transportation Department received a $90.2 million Infrastructure For Rebuilding America grant to widen part of Interstate 84.
Mon., June 11, 2018
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded a $750,000 grant to University of Idaho researcher studying biofuels.
Thu., May 17, 2018
TWIN FALLS – South Hills Middle School will participate in a nationwide program aiming to help students cope with life’s challenges and prevent suicide. The Twin Falls campus is among …
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018
DJ’s Electrical spent time replacing streetlights in Battle Ground with LED bulbs. The change to the city’s 2,300 streetlights from high-pressure sodium to LED bulbs is part of an energy-saving …
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017
Microsoft announced Monday that it would invest $50 million in a program that provides cloud-computing services and other resources to organizations working on climate change and environmental technology.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017
Three Spokane middle schools received a federal grant designed to help low-income students continue their education after high school.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017
Spokane Valley Fire Department will be making safety visits to more than 500 homes in high-risk areas over the next year, thanks to a $117,000 grant from the Federal Emergency …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017
A state audit has found that Washington State University may have violated federal rules when it used about $17,000 from a grant to pay salaries and benefits for two employees …
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017
A federal grant will help Spokane Community Colleges fund a welding and fabrication certificate program for students at its Newport Center.
Tue., July 25, 2017
Paine Field in Everett is receiving a $12 million federal infrastructure grant.
UPDATED: Mon., July 24, 2017
The WSU College of Nursing and CHAS have joined forces with the result being a $1.3 million federal grant that will enhance the university’s program that prepares students to become …
Mon., May 22, 2017
Boise State University researchers have been awarded a $1.7 million U.S. Department of Defense grant to monitor the effects of climate change on bird migration.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016
Central Valley school board seeks $130 million bond to build two schools, renovate existing middle school
Central Valley School District will try for a $130 million bond in 2018 that would add more schools but not increase property tax rate.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016
Oregon State University has landed a federal grant for the design, permitting and construction of an advanced wave energy test facility.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016
A North Carolina state senator applied for a nearly $1 million grant from a program he helped create, but he says he was just checking on complaints that the awards …
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016
The Salish School of Spokane received a $1 million federal grant, Thursday. The school, which is dedicated to preserving the Salish languages and associated cultures, will use the money to …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016
Boeing is awarding $6 million in grants to more than 50 nonprofit organizations and education institutions across Washington state to help train the next generation of aerospace, science and technology …
Sun., Sept. 4, 2016
Washington state is slated to receive $14 million in grants for mental health facilities. The Washington State Department of Commerce said the grants will go to 11 health care providers.
Fri., July 29, 2016
The Pullman Fire Department will be getting new portable radios, breathing equipment and special air supply safety packs thanks to a $758,000 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and …
Wed., July 13, 2016
Leonardo DiCaprio is upping the ante in his environmental philanthropy: His foundation has announced $15.6 million in grants for conservation efforts.
Wed., July 6, 2016
Yellowstone National Park has been awarded a $250,000 grant to make repairs to historic stonework at one of 10 sites overlooking the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.
Thu., May 12, 2016
The Kennewick School District is poised to receive a $51 million state grant – about the cost of two new elementary schools – to lower class sizes for students in …
Thu., May 5, 2016
Washington State University will receive a $2 million grant to continue research into increased food production through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agriculture and Food Research program, USDA Secretary Tom …
Thu., April 21, 2016
Nearly a year after applying, the Pullman School District announced Wednesday it has been awarded a $7.4 million grant to increase the number of kindergarten through third-grade classrooms.
Tue., April 12, 2016
University of Washington and the U.S. Department of Defense are teaming up to stop complex cyberattacks using a new type of game theory.
Mon., Aug. 24, 2015
Ron Oscarson has an office filled with souvenirs of years spent restoring Spokane County’s historic courthouse, which will turn 120 years old this November. A discarded whiskey bottle that was …