Tag: grants

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

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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 […]

Notice of Funding Opportunities: The Office of the Provost

Arts/Humanities/International Digital Projects for the Public AGENCY: National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Division of Public Program ITEM: Notice seeking applications to support Digital Projects. The program offers three levels of support for digital projects: grants for Discovery projects (early-stage planning work), Prototyping projects (proof-of-concept development work), and Production projects (end-stage production and distribution work). While […]

Reminder: Call for Grants deadline is March 21

The Research Council announces that calls are open for the Grants in Aid of Research and the Research Scholar Program in the Spring 2016 semester. For both grants, the deadline of the proposal is Monday, March 21. For GAIR, proposals may include requests for up to $900 and the funds must be used in support […]

Grant of $441,000 from Great Lakes will fund internships for UWGB students

GREEN BAY — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has been awarded a three-year, $441,324 Career-Ready Internship Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation to create nearly 250 new paid internships over the 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18 academic years. The grant will be used to create paid internships for juniors and seniors who don’t receive […]

This November, wild rice is for seeding, not stuffing


Remember the grant received by Natural and Applied Sciences faculty members to pilot the restoration of native wild rice, bulrush and wild celery stands in the lower bay? This just in: Researchers have obtained 350 pounds of rice and are targeting Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 17, to seed areas near the mouth of Duck Creek as […]