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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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Why Every College Student Should File A FAFSA

The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.

09/22/2014

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Protecting And Restoring Habitat For Aquatic Wildlife To Get Million Dollar Bump

The department says that grants will be awarded to government agencies, Native American tribes, nonprofit groups and individuals on a competitive basis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2014

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Verizon Details 2012 Grants To Domestic Violence Programs

Verizon announed this week that it gave $141,000 in grants to Michigan domestic violence shelters and related organizations, and donated 3.4 million minutes of mobile phone service on 1,100 devices during 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013

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Consumers Energy Foundation Announces $125,000 Grant To Literacy Program

The Consumers Energy Foundation announced today that it has awarded a $125,000 grant to support a new literacy program in Jackson County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2012

Metro Detroit To Get $4.2M For Housing, Homelessness Programs

Metro Detroit will receive $4.2 million in federal funding to promote affordable housing, fight homelessness and boost the local economy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2012

The Round Island Light House on the east shore of Round Island in the shipping lanes of the Straits of Mackinac, which connect Lake Michigan and Lake Huron.  (Credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Michigan Awards $880,000 For Coastal Protection

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has awarded 22 grants totaling about $880,000 for projects designed to protect the state’s Great Lakes coasts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012

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Alcoa Foundation, UM Students Connect To Help Detroit

University of Michigan students interested in helping transform Detroit and urban transportation will benefit from two Alcoa Foundation grants totaling $65,000, the University of Michigan announced Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2012

CMS Energy-Consumers Energy headquarters in Jackson.

Consumers Energy Foundation Gives $1.25 Million Grants For Utility’s 125th Birthday

The Consumers Energy Foundation announced that it is awarding $1.25 million in grants to 10 community projects as part of the utility’s 125th anniversary celebration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011

MSU Gets Grant To Find New Ways To Create Jobs

Michigan State University has received $915,000 grant from the federal government to think up new ways to create jobs in the area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2011

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