$12,000 Metro Health Foundation Grant Supports WSU Nursing ScholarshipsWayne State University’s College of Nursing has received a $12,000 grant from the Metro Health Foundation to fund three scholarships for undergraduate nursing students.
Insurance Company Fires Up Lansing Tech Education With Grant
US Transit Chief: Metro Detroit Must 'Get Its Act Together' U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood says he's ready to start funding a light rail passenger line and fast bus lines in the Detroit area if state and regional officials can finally work together on ending the metro area's status as the nation's largest without mass transit.
EPA Gives $2.6M To Improve Great Lakes BeachesThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says more than $2.6 million in grants are being awarded to help improve water quality at Great Lakes beaches in Michigan and Wisconsin.
Kettering Receives $15.5 Million Grant Flint’s Kettering University Monday announced the largest gift in the school's history – a $15.5 million grant from the Mott Foundation.
Taylor Mayor Has Change Of Heart, Accepts Grant To Keep FirefightersThe mayor of Taylor will not be going to jail for contempt of court, after changing his mind and accepting an $8.1 million grant that will allow the city to hire back 32 laid off fire fighters.
Federal Grant Helps Detroit Keep Firefighter JobsA federal grant will allow Detroit to keep more than 100 firefighters scheduled to be laid off.
US Transit Chief Denies Grant For Detroit RailA proposed passenger rail system running from downtown Detroit to the city's New Center area won't get a $25 million grant that supporters were seeking, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said.
Michigan Medical Device Accelerator Gets Kellogg GrantThe W.K. Kellogg Foundation of Battle Creek has awarded the Michigan Medical Device Accelerator in Kalamazoo a $400,000 grant to stimulate medical device idea generation and jobs creation throughout the region and state.
UM Researchers Get $1.7M To Conquer Resurgent Whooping CoughTwo University of Michigan population ecologists have been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for a five-year study that will try to explain the changing patterns of whooping cough outbreaks, using records from several countries spanning more than 70 years.
NEW Awarded $75k Grant From Kresge FoundationNonprofit Enterprise at Work, an agency with offices in Ann Arbor and Detroit aiming to help nonprofits manage themselves more effectively, announced it had received a $75,000 grant from the Kresge Foundation.
NCAA Grant Kicks Off UM Study Of Head Injuries Among AthletesA grant from the NCAA will kick off a groundbreaking, long-term study of concussion and other head injuries among athletes, led by University of Michigan researchers and their colleagues around the country.
U-M Researchers To Study Long-Term Health Outcomes Of Newborn ScreeningsUniversity of Michigan researchers will use computer modeling and patient surveys to study health and economic outcomes for screening of Krabbe disease, Pompe disease and phenylketonuria.
NEW Gets $50,000 Grant from DTE Energy FoundationNEW, Nonprofit Enterprsie at Work, Tuesday announced a grant of $50,000 from the DTE Energy Foundtaion through its LEAD Program, which focuses on “initiatives that improve the strength, stability, sustainability, and leadership of the nonprofit sector.”
Sleeping Bear Dunes Gets $1.3M For Non-Motor TrailU.S. Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin say that Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore has received a $1.3 million federal transportation grant to continue work on a 27-mile hike-and-bike trail.