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Commerce Dept, NIST to Award Grants for Regional Cyber Education & Workforce Partnerships

A Commerce Department agency plans to award approximately $1 million in grants for up to eight nonprofit organizations to support cybersecurity education and workforce development in local communities. The department said Thursday the Regional Alliances and Multistakeholder Partnerships to Stimulate grant program is part of its Skills for Business initiative and will support the National Institute of Standards and Technology‘s National Initiative …

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Minority Business Dev’t Agency Funds USC to Open LA Business Center

The Minority Business Development Agency has awarded a grant to the University of Southern California to operate a business center in Los Angeles under a program that aims to help minority-owned companies generate jobs and grow their businesses. MBDA said Wednesday funding will be spread out over a five-year period beginning April 1. The Business Center Network program has worked …

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White House Awards $450M in Training Grants to 270 Community Colleges

The White House has awarded $450 million in grants to nearly 270 community colleges across the U.S. to develop education and career training programs for job seekers in concert with employers. The grantees will partner with Exxon-Mobil, IBM, Delta, Jetblue, CVS and Habitat for Humanity, among others, under the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training …

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HHS Pours $60M into Navigator Grants to Boost HIM Enrollment; Sylvia Matthews Burwell Comments

The Department of Health and Human Services will award navigator grants amounting to $60 million in a bid to help more Americans enroll in affordable health coverage. HHS announced Monday that the federal grants will go to 90 organizations across states with health insurance marketplaces, where navigators provide in-person assistance to …

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