Tagged: national science foundation

Grant Goes to Arkansas Company Making Compostable Bag

by Associated Press 10/6/2014 2:45 pm

A company affiliated with the University of Arkansas that makes a compostable bag as a substitute for plastic bags has been awarded a $741,221 grant by The National Science Foundation.

UCA Gets $1.2M Grant for High School Science, Math Teachers Training

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/19/2014 12:52 pm

The University of Central Arkansas is the beneficiary of a $1.2 million National Science Foundation grant aimed at increasing the number of qualified high school science and mathematics teachers.

ASTA Receives $3M Federal Grant to Reduce Crop Stress

by Mark Carter 8/5/2014 2:31 pm

The funds will be spread out over three years and used to create an interdisciplinary, state-of-the-art Bioimaging Consortium that will enable researchers to adapt food, fiber and fuel crops "to meet the challenges of a changing climate and a growing world population."

National Science Foundation Gives Hendrix $400,000 Grant

by Kate Knable 1/28/2013 12:00 am

The National Science Foundation this month awarded a $415,515 grant to Hendrix College in Conway for a project overseen by Andrea Duina, a biology professor at the college.