federal grant http://kbia.org en Columbia Fire Department Announces Grant Extension http://kbia.org/post/columbia-fire-department-announces-grant-extension <p></p><p>The Columbia Fire Department announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted an extension to its 2013 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grant (SAFER).</p><p>The U.S. Department of Homeland Security awarded a SAFER Grant to the Columbia Fire Department on March 3, 2013. The grant began paying for salaries and benefits for five new fire fighters over the course of two years and totaled $658,120.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 21:40:16 +0000 Brandon Kiley 54406 at http://kbia.org Columbia Fire Department Announces Grant Extension Federal grant boosts MU biomedical diversity program http://kbia.org/post/federal-grant-boosts-mu-biomedical-diversity-program <p>MU received a major federal grant Thursday to continue the diversity program in the biomedical science departments.</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 22:40:33 +0000 Amanda LaBrot 43066 at http://kbia.org Federal grant boosts MU biomedical diversity program MU gets $1.8M for modular nuclear reactors http://kbia.org/post/mu-gets-18m-modular-nuclear-reactors <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Curators of the University of Missouri received a $1.8 million federal grant that will support research related to the production of small nuclear reactors (</span>SMRs<span style="line-height: 1.5;">) at </span>Ameren’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Callaway County plant in Fulton. The money came from a project called Make it in America Challenge, an initiative to create new jobs and encourage business in America.</span></p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:25:40 +0000 Madi Morris 42536 at http://kbia.org MU gets $1.8M for modular nuclear reactors Jonesburg receives grant http://kbia.org/post/jonesburg-receives-grant <p></p><p>In April, CertainTeed Corporation, which has 60 plants across the nation, chose Jonesburg, Mo., to build an asphalt roofing shingle manufacturing and distribution facility.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The small town of </span>Jonesburg<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, with just more than 700 residents, is receiving major help in developing the infrastructure to support the new facility</span></p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 21:54:21 +0000 Tony Nochim 41169 at http://kbia.org Jonesburg receives grant