Posts Tagged ‘grant’

Deadline Nears for WeWork Creator Awards

Posted by Heather Noel

Entrepreneurs and artists looking to be considered for WeWork’s inaugural Creator Awards should submit applications by June 12. 

The New York-based coworking company, which has locations in the Dallas area, is giving out more than $20 million to entrepreneurs, small …

Collin College Awarded Nearly
$4M Grant for Tech Research

Posted by Julia Batlle

Collin College recently received a nearly $4 million grant from the National Science Foundation to enhance the work at the National Convergence Technology Center.

This is the sixth grant that has been awarded to Collin College for research in information …

National Libraries Grant Aids in Studying Makerspaces

Posted by Lance Murray

Makerspaces are all the rage, and the a team at the University of Texas at Arlington will use a $49,800 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences to help develop a set of maker-based competencies.

The grant …

Grant Enables Drone Use for Highway, Rail Inspections

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Drones could become the standard method for inspections of highways, bridges and railroads throughout Texas in the future.

Researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington partnered with the Texas Department of Transportation to see how well the unmanned aerial …

Southwest Airlines Accepting Grant Applications

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

Southwest Airlines is accepting applications for its Heart of the Community grants until Dec. 5 to strengthen communities and stimulate local economies through placemaking, according to a Southwest Airlines news release.

Dallas-based Southwest and partner, Project for Public Spaces

UT Southwestern Researcher Gets Prestigious NIH Grant

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

A researcher at UT Southwestern Medical Center has been awarded a prestigious 2016 Transformative Research Award from the National Institutes of Health’s Common Fund.

The grant to Dr. Rama Ranganathan, director of the Cecil H. and Ida Green Comprehensive Center …

UNT Researchers Work to Extend Time for Stroke Treatment

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

University of North Texas researchers are working on a way to provide delayed treatment to stroke victims that would extend the amount of time patients could receive aid, according to a UNT Health Science Center news release.  

Current medical …

3 Things: Highland Park ISD Gets $5.8M STEAM Grant

Posted by Julia Falcon

Highland Park schools will be receiving money towards STEAM programs, a health group will be educating people about cancer through the form of acting, and Tech Titans honors fastest-growing mid-sized companies in North Texas.  


The Highland Park Education Foundation was

3 Things We’re Reading: DART Real-Time ETA System Returns

Posted by Lance Murray

DART SYSTEM BACK AFTER IT WAS HACKED; H-E-B EXPANDING HOME DELIVERY; UTD RESEARCHER GETS GRANT


Each day, we look far and wide on the Worldwide Web in search of interesting articles and information. Here are three we think you’ll find …