Tag Archives: federal grant

Auburn treatment court gets grant

Auburn City Court’s Drug and Alcohol Treatment Court has been awarded a $200,000 Bureau of Justice Assistance grant to provide case management services to heroin/opioid dependent participants. The money will also help decrease heroin/opioid abuse by participants and others in ...

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Federal grant for MCC

A five year, $1.25 million grant was announced Wednesday by U.S. Rep. Louise Slaughter for Monroe Community College. The Student Support Services grant, from the U.S. Department of Education, will help low-income, first-generation students, and students with disabilities achieve academic ...

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Funds granted for Fisher nurse practitioner program

A $335,235 federal grant has been awarded for St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing training program in Rochester. The program, called the “Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner Traineeship Program,” will help provide traineeship funding for graduate students pursuing ...

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Women’s Hall of Fame gets federal funding

A $246,000 federal Save America’s Treasures grant has been approved for the National Women’s Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls. The hall has started Phase II of its construction, which will allow it to move into the historic Seneca Knitting ...

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MCC awarded $200K for savings program

Monroe Community College will receive $200,000 in a federal grant to develop an Individual Development Account program to establish accounts for low-wage earners. The college will use federal dollars to match savings to expand higher education and job training opportunities. ...

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Rochester awarded drug prevention grant

The Rochester Department of Recreation and Youth Services has been awarded a $125,000 federal grant to help steer city youth away from drugs and alcohol. The federal Office of National Drug Control Policy has awarded a Drug Free Communities support ...

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Syracuse crime lab gets $314K federal grant

SYRACUSE — Federal grants totaling more than $300,000 are expected to help reduce a backlog in cases at central New York crime lab that was the focus of a dispute between local police and prosecutors. Local media report that the ...

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NY to get $185.8M for its health exchange

New York state has been awarded a $185.8 million federal grant to implement its state Health Benefit Exchange that will make it easier for New Yorkers to obtain affordable health insurance coverage. “This latest grant is a reflection of New ...

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Feds fund water system for Genesee yogurt plant

A $1 million federal grant will help fund infrastructure improvements needed to support a new $206 million yogurt manufacturing facility at the Genesee Valley Agri-Business Park in Batavia, Genesee County. The funding, through the Economic Development Administration, will go to ...

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