Tag: grants

Forsythe, Houghton receive fisheries grant for sturgeon and whitefish research

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Patrick Forsythe and Associate Research Scientist Chris Houghton (UWGB Aquatic Ecology and Fisheries Laboratory) received $635,728 in support of local fisheries research. Forsythe and Houghton have proposed to gain a better understanding of lake sturgeon and lake whitefish reproductive and behavioral ecology in lower Green Bay with emphasis on the Fox, […]

It’s On Us


It’s on (all of us) to stop sexual assault. UW-Green Bay’s Health Educator on Sexual Violence Prevention Dana Stueber, Mike Schmitt of ATS, Residence Life, Chancellor Miller, and many students and staff members helped create a video that begins the campus dialogue regarding this national initiative. It is part of sexual violence prevention training coming […]

Grant will encourage campus drivers to buckle up

UW-Green Bay Police has been awarded an $11,341 Highway Safety Seat Belt Enforcement Grant to fund additional traffic enforcement to improve traffic safety. This grant was funded by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and awarded by the Wisconsin Bureau of Transportation Safety as part of a statewide safety campaign to encourage seat belt usage to […]

Prof. Kevin Fermanich (and team) receives EPA grant

UW-Green Bay’s Kevin Fermanich (Natural and Applied Sciences) was awarded an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) grant of $200,000 to aid in his research of the water quality impact of managed grazing. Fermanich will work in collaboration with UWGB Assistant Scientist Paul Baumgart, as well as UWGB grads and undergrads, NEW Water (Green Bay Metropolitan Sanitary […]

Funds available for innovative ideas

The Ideadvance Seed Fund welcomes applications for the upcoming September 2016 cohort.  Stages 1 and 2 proposals are due by 5 p.m., July 29. This will be the last application deadline scheduled for 2016! The Ideadvance program combines grant funding with business mentoring to support development of innovative ideas and potential, scalable businesses from UW System faculty, […]

Strategic Philanthropy Class Announces Winner of $10,000 Grant


GREEN BAY — Over the past four years, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Strategic Philanthropy class has awarded $45,000 to viable organizations dedicated to an urgent need in the Brown County area. Each year, these funds are made possible by a grant from the Learning by Giving Foundation founded by Doris Buffet. This year’s recipient […]

UWGB Police awarded $6,000 pedestrian safety grant

Congratulations to UWGB Police for a $6,000 grant awarded from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The grant will provide additional traffic enforcement to encourage motorists to yield to pedestrians in crosswalks, bicycle safety, and pedestrian safety on campus and in the Green Bay area. UWGB Police will partner with area law enforcement in safety campaigns […]