State Grant To Help Macomb-OU INCubator Advance Area EconomyThe Michigan Economic Development Corp. has awarded a $500,000 grant to the Macomb-Oakland University INCubator for a second year in a row.
Clean Energy Coalition Awarded Grant to Encourage Renewable Energy in MichiganThe Clean Energy Coalition has received a $100,000 grant from the Michgian Energy Office to remove barriers preventing widespread adoption of renewable energy throughout Michigan.
LEAP Awarded $500,000 Incubator Assistance FundsThe Lansing Economic Area Partnership last week was awarded $500,000 from the Michigan Strategic Fund to support its business incubator activities through the Lansing Regional SmartZone.
Ann Arbor Spark Gets $1M for Washtenaw County Incubator CollaborationAnn Arbor Spark, the economic development organization for Washtenaw County, said Thursday it had been awarded $1 million from the Michigan Strategic Fund to support its business incubator activities via the creation of the new Washtenaw County Incubator Collaborative.
MTEC SmartZone Client Lasalletech Receives $50K Grant to Expand into New MarketsLaSalle Technology Group LLC announced it had received a state Business Accelerator Fund grant of $50,000. They will use the funds to employ two marketing agencies to assist them in growing their customer base in the financial trade market.
State Grant Advances UP Firm's High Tech Bridge Inspection GearTalon Research Inc. said Thursday it had received a Business Accelerator Fund grant of $44,000, which will be used to incorporate technology that complements its increasingly popular BridgeGuard infrared highway inspection equipment.
MEDC Grant To Help Renovate Detroit TheaterThe Michigan Economic Development Corp. Wednesday announced that the Michigan Strategic Fund has approved a $750,000 Michigan Community Revitalization Program incentive for the redevelopment of the Garden Theater in Detroit that will generate up to $12.3 million in new private investment, adding up to 84 new full time jobs.
MTU Part Of State's New University Spinout PushMichigan Technological University is one of several state universities and economic development agencies that will receive a combined $6.63 million in three different initiatives from the State of Michigan.
Jackson County Gets Water Quality Monitoring GrantThe Jackson County Conservation District will receive a $39,403 grant from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to conduct monitoring of E. coli, dissolved oxygen and suspended solids in the upper reaches of the Grand River.
EMU Autism Center Gets $500k State Telehealth GrantChildren with autism often have a difficult time being properly diagnosed or receiving therapy. Those problems are compounded for disadvantaged families or families living in rural areas. The Autism Collaborative Center at Eastern Michigan University soon will be able to bridge that gap thanks to a $500,000 state grant that will allow the staff to use the latest technology -- a live video stream -- to evaluate and treat clients.
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