Office of Sponsored Programs


With the DOE Title II SEED (Supporting Effective Educator Development) grant administered through the National Writing Project, the Southern Maine Writing Project at USM will continue its summer-fall invitational institute for teachers K-University to develop their own writing and to share successful strategies for teaching writing across the curriculum and at all grade levels in southern Maine schools.
This project will offer participants chances to move beyond the barriers to college through an intensive, academic-year component and a summer residential program.
The information gathered as part of this grant will greatly enhance the collective understanding of the effectiveness of nonstructural best management practices in managing street dust impacts to Long Creek. The information collected as part of this study will be transferable to other watersheds throughout Maine, New England, and the US.
Thursday, May 3, 2012 from 4-6pm at the President's House in Gorham.
On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded resulting in an uncontrolled release of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The rig was located about 50 miles offshore in more than 5,000 feet of water. By the time the well was capped and the oil flow stopped, approximately 200 million gallons of oil were released into the Gulf and the oil spill had become the worst in U.S. history and one of the worst in world history.
The Maine SBDC continues to receive external funding to help them in their mission to assist small business operators and emerging entrepreneurs in the State of Maine through business counseling, training services, information transfer, and resource linkages.
This project represents an exciting opportunity for the Justice Policy Program at the Muskie School of Public Policy and its partners to prioritize the expansion of civil representation and advocacy for sexual assault, immigrant/refugee, and rural victims - three traditionally underserved populations.
Grant to determine suitability to house a marine research program and field station in Puerto Rico.
Project to review and refine the current funding allocation formula for the Area Agencies on Aging.
Osher Map Library receives funds for Outreach Coordinator.


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