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Salisbury University gets $2M for English as a second language

SALISBURY — Salisbury University has secured a $2 million grant to continue funding courses that help local teachers reach students who are learning English as a second language. The Daily Times reports this is the third such grant Professor Anjali Pandey ...

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Maryland, 8 other states win early learning grant

WASHINGTON — Nine states will share $500 million in grant money won in a high-profile competition intended to jump-start improvements in early childhood programs, the Obama administration announced Friday. California, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, North Carolina, Ohio, Rhode Island and ...

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$2.25M grant awarded to Hopkins center

The Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health will receive $2.25 million over two years from the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation to mark the first anniversary of “Together on Diabetes,” a five-year, $100 million initiative to improve health outcomes for American ...

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Maryland veterans’ cemetery improvements funded

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded Maryland a $4.6 million grant to expand and improve the Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery in Owings Mills. U.S. Sens. Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin, both Democrats, said the grant will fund ...

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USDA grants include Chesapeake Bay funding

Conservation grants announced by federal agriculture officials include funding for Chesapeake Bay programs. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced $22.5 million in conservation grants on Monday. Eight of the grants will support conservation innovations within the bay’s watershed. Nearly $850,000 will ...

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UM center to develop environmental solutions

COLLEGE PARK — The University of Maryland says it is launching a new center to develop solutions to environmental challenges. The university says the center is being funded principally through a $27.5 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation. ...

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McDaniel College awarded $100k grant

McDaniel College of Westminster said it was awarded a $100,000 discretionary grant by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Roger Casey, McDaniel’s new president, will use the funds to support presidential initiatives that he outlined in his inaugural speech in April, ...

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