WSU Prof Gets NSF Grant To Lay Scientific Foundation Of 'Patient Centered Medical Home'Kai Yang, Ph.D., professor of industrial and systems engineering in the College of Engineering at Wayne State University, has received a collaborative research grant from the National Science Foundation for the project, “An Allocation Model with Dynamic Updates for Balanced Workload Distribution on Patient-Centered Medical Homes.”
Realtors Tout State-Backed Home Energy AssessmentsThe Michigan Association of Realtors announced today the launch of a new partnership to promote awareness among Michigan homeowners about a state government-backed program providing low-cost home energy assessments that can help shave hundreds of dollars a year from utility bills.
Feds Grant $1M To Detroit Crime Commission The new Detroit Crime Commission is getting a $1 million federal grant to help fight crime on the city's east side.
Wayne State, UM Get $2.7M Federal Grant To Continue Fight For African-American HealthThe Institute of Gerontology at Wayne State University in partnership with the University of Michigan received a $2.7 million grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Aging to continue the work of the Michigan Center for Urban African American Aging Research.
WCC Gets $2.9M Federal Grant to Develop IT WorkforceWashtenaw Community College has been awarded a $2.9 million grant from the United States Department of Labor through its Trade Adjustment Assistance for Community Colleges Career Training program.
GVSU Prof Gets NIH Grant To Study Living With Alzheimer'sA Grand Valley State University faculty member received a National Institutes of Health grant to continue researching how patients with Alzheimer's disease use visual cues to navigate their living areas.
Henry Ford CC Wins $15M Grant To Train Manufacturing WorkersHenry Ford Community College won a $15 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College Career Training program.
Wayne County Head Start Program Awarded $11.5M For Expansion Into DetroitThe Wayne County Head Start program has been awarded a new federal grant worth approximately $2.3 million annually.
NextEnergy Gets Federal GrantU.S. Sens. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) jointly announced a $750,000 federal grant to NextEnergy, the state's renewable energy industry accelerator.
UM Nursing Program Increases Diversity In Health Care, Gets $1.5M GrantDeborah Kay Mitchell, 26, decided in high school to pursue nursing, and a decade later she's still excited to continue working in and learning about her field.
Grant To Allow Allen Park To Hire 6 FirefightersThe cash-strapped suburb of Allen Park is getting federal help to hire six firefighters.
Nano-Origami Project Combines Art, EngineeringEngineers and artists at the University of Michigan will receive nearly $2 million from the National Science Foundation for a four-year research campaign to find out whether the ancient art of origami could bring nanotechnology into the third dimension.
Detroit Gets $1.5M Grant To Fight Youth ViolenceDetroit is getting some crime-fighting help from the federal government.
Wayne State: New Fetal Cell Collection Could Improve Disorder DetectionWayne State University researchers are testing a way to determine the status of fetal chromosomes that could lead to healthier outcomes for mothers and their babies.
Local Bus Systems Get $30 Million Federal GrantD-DOT and SMART are getting some help via the Federal Transportation Administration's State of Good Repair program.