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37135 Orange County, N.C.

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U.S. North Carolina Orange
Population 308,745,538 9,535,483 134,197
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $15,205,543,291 $342,764,792
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,595 $2,554
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
6.5
4.9
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+4.6
11.1
+2.5
7.4
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
-1.2
9.9
-0.9
6.5
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+1.0
10.9
+0.9
7.4
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
-1.1
9.8
-0.3
7.1
Unemployment Rate, 7/08 – 7/12

This site was updated in September 2012. It includes recipient-reported data through the second quarter of 2012, which was released in July 2012.

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Funding by Federal Agency and Department

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Health and Human Services, Department of $160,338,469
Education, Department of $98,397,336
Energy, Department of $22,903,635
Transportation, Department of $22,405,013
National Science Foundation $14,421,369
Small Business Administration $9,717,000
Agriculture, Department of $6,826,104
Social Security Administration $3,912,750
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $1,888,629
Justice, Department of $851,709
Department of Veterans Affairs $371,999
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers $327,849
Environmental Protection Agency $284,658
Commerce, Department of $87,448
Homeland Security, Department of $30,824

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Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Orange County, N.C. Data last updated on September 2012.
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Note: For some programs where states do not report where money will be distributed across the state, we do not have the allocation for individual counties. Those programs include: Medicaid, unemployment benefits and food stamps. Those amounts are included in the totals for where the state agency receiving that money is located.

Orange County has more than 200 stimulus spending items. View the top 200 items by expenditure amount. View the lists by federal department and agency in the top-right corner of this page.

Amount refers to both the amount of stimulus funding going toward the project and the face value of the loan.

Recipient Amount Type Description Federal Dept./Agency Date
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $45,094,210 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund- for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $1,161,931,564 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $21,498,650 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund- for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $1,161,931,564 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $14,861,277 Grant Office of Science Financial Assistance Program UNC-CH Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC): Solar Fuels To address the challenges of creating a sustainable energy future, the UNC Energy Frontier Research Center was established at the University of North Carolina at Cha-?pel Hill, one of the top 5 p... Show more
This spending item is part of a $17,500,000 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / Office of Science 8/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $14,567,188 Grant National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support UNC Animal facilities construction for replacement of Francis Owen Blood Research Laboratory The purpose of this grant is to construct new animal housing for the FOBRL. The FOBRL conducts research in hemostasis and thrombosis ... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 3/31/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA SYSTEM $7,774,887 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Race-to-the-Top Incentive Grants, Recovery Act The purpose of the Race to the Top Fund is to encourage and reward States that are creating the conditions for education innovation and reform; achieving significant improvement in student outcomes; and implementi... Show more
This spending item is part of a $399,465,769 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 9/24/2010
TRANSPORTATION, NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF $6,695,450 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 6/16/2010
CHAPEL HILL-CARRBORO CITY SCHOOL SYSTEM $6,172,775 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund- for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $1,161,931,564 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/20/2009
TRANSPORTATION, NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF $5,686,446 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 8/05/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $5,502,846 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support An interdisciplinary program for systems genomics of complex behaviors-ARRA 1P50MH090338 For this award, we propose a highly ambitious yet realistically attainable goal: to align existing expertise at UNC-Chapel Hill into a CEGS called CISGen. The ov
This spending item is part of a $5,963,606 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $4,759,935 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY NC AT CHAPEL HL $4,330,781 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 8/12/2010
ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $4,020,158 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund- for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education and, as, applicable, early childhood education programs and services.
This spending item is part of a $1,161,931,564 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/20/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,824,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $3,378,263 Contract MASTER AGREEMENT--Developing Evidence to Inform Decisions about Effectiveness: The DEcIDE Network Localized prostate cancer is a priority condition for comparative effectiveness research, and affects approximately 200,000 men in the US each year. This stu Health and Human Services, Department of / Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $3,128,515 Grant ARRA Prevention Research Centers Comparative Effectiveness Research Program Award title: A Combined Lifestyle and Medication Intervention to Reduce CVD Risk Project description: Cardiovascular disease (CVD), including heart disease and stroke, is the leading cause of death in the US. Every year, mor... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,174,612 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 7/14/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA SYSTEM $3,090,285 Grant State Energy Program Through ARRA funding to the State Energy Program, North Carolina is significantly increasing its investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy, building its sustainable energy economy and workforce and promoting innovation and development of new e
This spending item is part of a $75,989,000 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / National Energy Technology Laboratory 9/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $3,036,786 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support University of North Carolina AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (UNC ACTU) - ARRA The purpose of this administrative supplement to the parent grant is to support the acceleration of the pace of the intended investigation and, as described below, to promote job cr Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $3,000,000 Contract The RTI International-University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Evidence-based Practice Center (RTI-UNC EPC) conducts four major types of comparative effectiveness activities for AHRQ, with a special focus on mental health. Area 1 includes the developme
This spending item is part of a $6,000,000 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 10/23/2009
ASKLEPIOS BIOPHARMACEUTICAL, INC $2,999,988 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This RC3 project award is designed to develop a hemophilia B nucleic-acid- (DNA-) based therapy capable of mediating multi-year expression of Factor IX (FIX) at therapeutic levels from a single administration that is anticipated to cost less than 2 years Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 6/01/2010
CHAPEL HILL, TOWN OF (INC) $2,714,867 Grant Federal Transit_Formula Grants Invest in public transportaiton by purchasing two new replacement 40' hybrid electric buses, eight new replacement lift equipped vans, bus shelters with lighting, software and hardware for a new fleet inventory system, one new replacement maintenance truc Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 7/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $2,512,222 Grant ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Health Information Technology Ex Project goals, objectives, overall approach Meaningful use of health information technology (HIT) is key to improving the quality and value of health care, but pro... Show more
This spending item is part of a $14,443,487 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $2,292,574 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Innovative therapies to eliminate persistent HIV infection ARRA Project 1: Novel Therapeutics to Target HIV Latency -Evaluate novel HIV inducer activity in vitro and in vivo -Perform molecular profiling studies of novel inducers of HIV expression biomark
This spending item is part of a $2,685,074 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $2,225,575 Contract MASTER AGREEMENT--Developing Evidence to Inform Decisions about Effectiveness: The DEcIDE Network Anemia is a highly prevalent condition among the over 500,000 people in the US with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and is associated with increased morbidity
This spending item is part of a $2,836,647 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/13/2010
CHAPEL HILL-CARRBORO CITY SCHOOL SYSTEM $2,200,856 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act Assist States in providing special education and related services to children with disabilities in accordance with Part B of the IDEA.
This spending item is part of a $314,410,039 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY NC AT CHAPEL HL $2,075,760 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 5/12/2010
Child Care Services Association $2,041,260 Grant ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to support the quality of child care. Child care subsidy funds were used to fund direct
This spending item is part of a $67,543,134 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,992,440 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support UNC Mentored Career Development Program in Comparative Effectiveness Research - Description Comparative effectiveness research (CER) is critical in the U.S. today because it is viewed as central to health care reform. Meeting the current and future dema Health and Human Services, Department of / Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/01/2010
CHAPEL HILL TRAINING-OUTREACH PROJECT, INC. $1,904,035 Grant ARRA - Early Head Start Title: EHS FY09 ARRA Expansion The ARRA award for EHS FY09 ARRA Expansion provided funds to Grantee Chapel Hill Training Outreach Project Orange County Head Start/Early Head Start (OCHS/EHS) to expand its comprehensive services for 100 pregnant women, i Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 11/23/2009
TRANSPORTATION, NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF $1,881,209 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 9/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,841,124 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support ARRA - ARI-R2: Partial Renovation of Kenan Chemistry Laboratories National Science Foundation 8/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,600,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Generating and Managing Large Scale Proteogenomic Data for ENCODE Cell Lines -The first human genome sequence was published in 2001, yet as of now, eight years later, major questions remain, such as how many genes are encoded by the genome, and of those g Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $1,551,515 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act Assist States in providing special education and related services to children with disabilities in accordance with Part B of the IDEA.
This spending item is part of a $314,410,039 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
PIEDMONT HEALTH SERVICES, INC. $1,531,035 Grant ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] With the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), the Piedmont Health Services Inc. (PHS) Board and senior management team began an immediate review of capital needs. The projects contained in this Capital Improve... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of / Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
Child Care Services Association $1,507,693 Grant ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to support the quality of child care. Child care subsidy funds were used to fund direct
This spending item is part of a $67,543,134 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
BRUCE TECHNOLOGIES, INC. $1,471,815 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support EXPANDING F-18 PRODUCTION FOR PET/CT.The overall goal of this project is to significantly increase the availability of PET/CT radiopharmaceuticals labeled with fluorine-18 (F-18). Developing economical, large scale cyclotron production methods for generat
This spending item is part of a $1,532,485 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/09/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,456,998 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support SPORE in Breast Cancer - ARRA The Carolina Breast Cancer Study (CBCS) was originally funded by the UNC SPORE in Breast Cancer. This landmark population-based study of breast cancer enrolled 2311 women, nearly 50% of whom were African American. CBCS has Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,451,263 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - Genetic by Context Influence on Trajectories of Adolescent Aggression 1R01HD057222-01A1 The overall purpose of our study is to gain a greater understanding of how the family and peer context of adolescents can buffer or exacerbate genetic influence Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,416,297 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CTRIP Ex-vivo perfusion and ventilation of lungs to assess transplant suitability This Stage 1 Grand Opportunity (GO) Research Infrastructure project will refine and perfect techniques for assessment of suitability of human lungs for lung transplant (LTX)
This spending item is part of a $1,466,880 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,400,279 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support ARRA - MRI-R2 Consortium Acquisition: Targeted Expansions of the Skynet Robotic Telescope Network We are going (1) to build a 32-inch diameter, optical/LN2-cooled NIR telescope at CTIO, Chile; (2) to build four 16-inch diameter optical telescopes at SSO
This spending item is part of a $1,795,854 allocation. See details
National Science Foundation 3/04/2010
Micromanagers LLC $1,400,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 11/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,354,713 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The mission of the Beta Cell Biology Consortium (BCBC) is to bring a team-based approach to the acquisition of new knowledge and the production of novel resources necessary to develop cell-based therapies for insulin delivery. The main research strategies
This spending item is part of a $5,239,099 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
Child Care Services Association $1,345,393 Grant ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to support the quality of child care. Child care subsidy funds were used to fund direct
This spending item is part of a $67,543,134 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,230,852 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Early Stage Investigator Recruitment in Cancer Research This proposal was submitted to fund the recruitment of a basic scientist who would be incorporated into the translational science programs of the UNC-Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. The gra Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
DLH Real Estate LLC (EPC) and David Lee H $1,215,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 2/18/2010
TRANSPORTATION, NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF $1,214,026 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 8/05/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,180,976 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Organismal and Genetic Networks in Drug Reward and Reinforcement - ARRA The goal of this project is to examine genetic pathways involved in addiction by using a mouse model of initial sensitivity to cocaine. The project involves behavioral, pharmacokinet Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,155,170 Grant ARRA Accelerating Adoption of Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) The promise of comparative effectiveness research (CER) is that it will lead to improved clinical decision-making and better performance of the US healthcare system. However, for CER to fulfill its potential there is an urgent nee... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,902,667 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/30/2010
The Little School of Hillsborough LLC $1,150,000 Loan 504 Certified Development Loans TO ASSIST SMALL BUSINESS CONCERNS BY PROVIDING LONG TERM FINANCING THROUGH THE SALE OF DEBENTURES TO THE PRIVATE SECTOR Small Business Administration 12/10/2009
DRAUGHT, INC. $1,050,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 2/23/2011
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,034,356 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DiffeProper transgene expression is essential to achieve therapeutic effect and ensure safety in many gene therapy strategies. Current regulation systems for controlling transgene expression typically require use of a special promoter and co-delivery of a
This spending item is part of a $1,621,296 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 6/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,008,695 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Albino Deletion Complex and Early Mouse Development - ARRA Cellular differentiation from pluripotency is dependent on global shifts in genomic expression patterns and preservation of inherited transcriptional states throughout development of the mouse em Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,000,000 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM National Science Foundation 8/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $1,000,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Contribution of Cis-acting regulatory polymorphisms to Psychiatric Disorders, AR Differences in gene expression patterns between individuals are common, and it has been suggested that the polymorphisms responsible for these differences may account for the Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ORANGE COUNTY OF $1,000,000 Grant Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program (Recovery Act Funded) The North Carolina Homelessness Prevention and Rapid ReHousing Program provides services to households in 57 of North Carolina's 100 counties. The State program predicts preventing homelessness for 1600 households and rapidly... Show more
This spending item is part of a $22,157,468 allocation. See details
Housing and Urban Development, Department of 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $999,999 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Micro RNA Regulation of Human Airway Epithelial Phenotype G?? ARRA Greater than (<) 22 million people in the USA currently have asthma and <15 million people have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Along with less common obstructive lung diseases s Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $999,953 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neonatal Brain Segmentation - ARRA The goal of this project is to develop fully automatic, accurate neonatal brain segmentation methods, to facilitate understanding of normal brain development and also future study of neurodevelopmental disorders in the Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $998,693 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of this award, entitled Defining Residues Critical to Fibrin Clot Structure - ARRA, is to determine the molecular interactions that mediate fibrin clot formation. We are continuing with this work on a six-month, no-cost extension of Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $976,772 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Investigating gene x environment interaction using human exposures to O3 & LPS - ARRA This NIEHS challenge grant is written in response to challenge topic 04-ES-102: Investigating gene x environment interaction using controlled human exposures. As stated Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/26/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $971,845 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - Computational and Cell Culture Models for Mucus Clearance The lung inhales over 1 million infectious and toxic agents each day. The defense of the lung begins with the layer of mucus that lines the epithelial cell layer. When these assaults land at Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $966,238 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pilot Studies of Gene Therapy for Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia - ARRA The long-term goal of this research is to develop gene therapy as a treatment for the rare disease Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD). PCD is predominantly inherited as an autosomal reces Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $962,936 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Genetic/Epigenetic Markers, Social Contexts, Lifecourse & Risky Health Behaviors This project addresses broad challenge area (01) Behavior, Behavioral Change, and Prevention and two highly related specific Challenge Topics: (A) 01-OD(OBSSR)-102* Method
This spending item is part of a $999,936 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
CHAPEL HILL, TOWN OF (INC) $950,000 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) The Southeast Community Retrofit Ramp-Up Consortium is a partnership establishing and/or expanding building retrofit programs in 13 partner cities and towns across eight states and one territory. The Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $20,000,000 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of 6/03/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $923,062 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - Nanotechnology enabled desktop image-guided microbeam radiation therapy system Today, state-of-the-art radiotherapy provides excellent benefits for patients with early stage and radiosensitive cancers. However, these benefits diminish for patients
This spending item is part of a $1,657,876 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $886,850 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Androgen receptor regulation of reproductive function -- ARRA MAGE-11 (melanoma antigen-A11) was identified as a novel androgen receptor (AR) coregulator that increases AR transcriptional activity. MAGE-11 is a member of the MAGE gene family that evolved Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
Legacy Academy $883,000 Loan 504 Certified Development Loans TO ASSIST SMALL BUSINESS CONCERNS BY PROVIDING LONG TERM FINANCING THROUGH THE SALE OF DEBENTURES TO THE PRIVATE SECTOR Small Business Administration 12/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $875,802 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Discovery of Small Molecule MBT Domain Antagonists-ARRA DISCOVERY OF SMALL MOLECULE MBT DOMAIN ANTAGONISTS Abstract: Multicellular organisms have evolved elaborate mechanisms to enable the differential and cell-type specific expression of genes. This ca Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $870,478 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support FRG:Advanced Algorithms and Software for Problems in Computational Bio-Fluid Dynamics The numerical modeling of the dynamics of biological fluid-structure interactions is a rapidly expanding research area in mathematical biology. We will consider two suc National Science Foundation 6/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $865,001 Grant ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care Project Title:Consortia for University-based Training of Health IT Professionals in Health Care. Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) are partnering on this University-based Training Grant. Our near te... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,167,121 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
ORANGE COUNTY OF $862,923 Grant ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to support the quality of child care. Child care subsidy funds were used to fund direct
This spending item is part of a $67,543,134 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $853,071 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - Selective Attention and Control Mechanisms in the Brain. Mechanisms of attention are critical for efficiently processing relevant information and avoiding distraction amidst a constant flood of sensory input. If these mechanisms are damaged, cognit Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $852,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Immunobiology of Acute Environmental Asthma - ARRA The objective of our parent grant, !The immunobiology of acute environmental asthma,! is to determine the role of several recently discovered innate immune molecules in the pathogenesis of asthma. These Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $848,503 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support Peta-Flops Acoustic Simulation National Science Foundation 7/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $834,674 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this supplement application, there are two specific aims, one regarding validation of data to increase pace and confidence of variant calls and one regarding the rapid implementation of a tool created for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) data disseminati Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/17/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $824,952 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support COAGULATION ACTIVATION IN SICKLE CELL DISEASE ARRA: This study seeks to further define the contribution of coagulation activation to the pathogenesis of sickle cell disease-associated pulmonary hypertension. Patients in the clinical study will be randomiz Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $814,817 Grant Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ UNC post-doctoral training program in comparative effectiveness research The Cecil G Sheps Center at UNC Chapel Hill is pleased to be awarded for a T-32 post-doctoral training program in comparative effectiveness research (CER). This additiona... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of / Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $812,867 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support This research project, entitled G?Control of Pre-mRNA Metabolism in DrosophilaG?, is an investigation of the nuclear processes that detect and degrade aberrant and potentially harmful RNAs, thereby helping to ensure that the genetic information being e National Science Foundation 7/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $802,509 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The project titled G?A longitudinal MRI study of brain development in Fragile X syndromeG? aims to study very early brain and behavior development at 6, 12 and 24 months in infants with fragile X syndrome (FXS). Investigators use Magnetic Resonance Imag
This spending item is part of a $1,239,179 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
TRANSPORTATION, NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF $800,000 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 6/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $798,632 Grant ARRA - Head Start The activities of the Early Childhood Advisory Council have been focused in two major areas this quarter: 1) the ECAC?s public engagement initiative and 2) the implementation of the Early Learning Challenge. With public engagement, the Council received
This spending item is part of a $3,217,338 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 8/23/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $779,260 Grant State Energy Program Through ARRA funding to the State Energy Program, North Carolina is significantly increasing its investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy, building its sustainable energy economy and workforce and promoting innovation and development of new e
This spending item is part of a $75,989,000 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / National Energy Technology Laboratory 9/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $740,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support GST alleles and oxidant pollutants in the pathogenesis of asthma - ARRA Description: Glutathion S-transferases (GSTs) are a superfamily of enzymes responsible for both the detoxification of a spectrum of xenobiotics and the response of cells to oxidative Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $740,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Molecular regulation of the myocardin factors in vascular smooth muscle- ARRA Vascular smooth muscle cell (SMC) differentiation is a very important process during vasculogenesis and angiogenesis, and it is well recognized that alterations in SMC phenotyp Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $737,956 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Patients with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and comorbid depression have a 2-fold higher risk for recurrent ACS and mortality, worse quality of life, and higher costs of care than nondepressed ACS patients. The strength of these findings prompted the A
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Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $737,352 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support SWI/SNF & Yolk Sac Development The mammalian yolk sac and placenta provide an important nutritive role in the early postimplantation embryo. Development of these tissues is highly sensitive to the regulation of temporal and spatial expression of a number Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $737,350 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Molecular Genetics of Midline Glial Development Glia perform a variety of important roles in controlling and supporting neurotransmission in the nervous system. The Drosophila midline glia play a unique role in CNS development by controlling the guidance Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
CHAPEL HILL, TOWN OF (INC) $732,519 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded Renovation work in 15 public housing apartments at the South Roberson neighborhood to include replacement of appliances, furnaces, windows and screens, interior and exterior doors, floor tiles, bathtub liners and surrounds, bathroom f... Show more Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $730,861 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Description: This supplement requested funds to renovate a building and expand and consolidate the technologies of five existing research cores facilities at UNC-Chapel Hill focused on genome analysis. These cores are currently in separate locations aroun Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/05/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $730,789 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PREDICTIVE QSAR MODELING - ARRA This ARRA grant is a competitive supplement to my current NI-funded grant titled ?Predictive QSAR Modeling? To comment on uniqueness of the Supplement, there are two major computational approaches to drug design: ligand bas Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $724,370 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HOPE Accounts for Women - ARRA This award addresses broad Challenge Area (09): Health Disparities and specific Challenge Topic 09-MD-101: Creating Transformational Approaches to Address Rural Health Disparities. HOPE Accounts for Women is an innovative
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Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $723,920 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 1R21HL092814-01 Biomimetic Approach to the Fabrication of Red Blood Cell Mimics for Therapeutic Applications We propose to take a biomimetic approach to the design of long circulating particles which resemble red blood cells (RBC) using a nano-molding t Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $715,263 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Award Title: Stress Responses, Psychosocial Stress and Pain Perception in African Americans. The overall purpose of this study is examine the role of psychosocial stress exposure and stress reactivity (cardiovascular and neuroendocrine) in influencing Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $711,553 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HIV-1 Replication and Pathogenesis in vivo - ARRA The goals of this project are to define how HIV-1 interacts with pDC and to elucidate the role of pDC cells in HIV-1 replication and pathogenesis. As the major sensor of viral infections, altered pDC level Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
PUBLIC CHOICE D/B/A ORANGE CHARTER SCH. $700,000 Loan Unknown Business and Industry Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Business Cooperative Service 3/04/2010
Woodward Financial Advisors $698,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 6/30/2009
PIEDMONT HEALTH SERVICES, INC. $687,097 Grant ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] PHS will use IDS dollars strategically in the next two years to 1) maintain its capacity to provide a comprehensive primary care home to an increasing number of people in need of its services, and 2) retain jobs. The IDS funding will ... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of / Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $675,415 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Advancing Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Analyses for Basic Alcohol Research - ARR. The purpose of this project is to rapidly advance DTI technology and its application to discovery and documentation of alcohol?s deleterious effects on the pre-and postnatal
This spending item is part of a $903,834 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $675,000 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support Award title: Predicting disease risk from community context and host phenotype: a trait-based approach. The overall purpose of this project is to test whether an individualG??s risk of acquiring an infectious disease is determined by a handful of easil National Science Foundation 8/15/2009
Cole Park Veterinary Hospital Inc. $668,000 Loan 504 Certified Development Loans TO ASSIST SMALL BUSINESS CONCERNS BY PROVIDING LONG TERM FINANCING THROUGH THE SALE OF DEBENTURES TO THE PRIVATE SECTOR Small Business Administration 6/03/2010
CHAPEL HILL-CARRBORO CITY SCHOOL SYSTEM $667,768 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards
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Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $650,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Carolina Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence (C-CCNE) arose from a convergence of research in the physical, biological and translational sciences, nurtured at the University of North Carolina and organized by the university?s NCI-designated Lin Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $648,475 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Metabolism and Toxicity of Arsenic in the Human Liver-ARRA Inorganic arsenic (iAs) is a potent environmental toxin and carcinogen. The susceptibility to toxic and carcinogenic effects of chronic exposures to iAs varies significantly among individuals. Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $644,959 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Does Enhanced School-Readiness Affect Adult Health of African Americans? The purpose of the study entitled Does Enhanced School-Readiness Affect Adult Health of African Americans was to learn if participants in a randomized trial of early childhood educat Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $641,027 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This topic specifically targets developing a deep and diverse understanding of genetic maps and recombination within and between species, which is what our proposal intends to study. Project Title: Fine-scale recombination rate variation within and betwee
This spending item is part of a $1,834,345 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $638,977 Grant ARRA Accelerating Adoption of Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) We know from existing comparative effectiveness research that certain feeding practices and therapeutics result in overall harm to preterm infants. We have shown that a large number of preterm infants are currently exposed to thes... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of / Office of Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation 9/20/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $635,419 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mechanisms of Increasing Apoptosis Regulation in Developing and Mature Neurons Post-mitotic cells such as neurons must strictly regulate the pathway of apoptosis because these cells have limited regenerative potential and must survive for the lifetime of Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $630,518 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support AWard Title: L1 Interactions in Retino-collicular Targeting. This is a basic research grant to study the molecular mechanisms by which neurons of the retina are guided to the brain (superior colliculus), where they form synapses according to a topographi National Science Foundation 6/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $622,891 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cancer Center Core Support Grant - ARRA Clinical research at the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center has undergone impressive growth over the last five to ten years. At over 800 per year, accrual to therapeutic clinical trials is almost twice what Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/02/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $614,200 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support SWI/SNF complex loss facilitates gene silencing during NSCLC development. Epigenetic changes in gene expression play an important role in the development and progression of human non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC). Recent studies have shown that pati Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $613,027 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Ack1: Activation and Consequences in Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer, the most common male malignancy, takes the lives of 30,000 men annually, as it progresses to a hormone-refractory cancer that invades surrounding tissue and bone. Our investigation int Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $608,906 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a key health condition. Comparative effectiveness research (CER) is underdeveloped, particularly in COPD. The development of a high impact CER research agenda requires a collaborative infrastructure between
This spending item is part of a $7,439,784 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
PDJ & CC Enterprises $604,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 12/22/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $600,600 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Direct SECTION 502 SINGLE FAMILY HSNG DIRECT LN - 2009 ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 1/31/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $592,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neural Mechanisms of Heroin-induced Conditioned Immunomodulation Our laboratory was the first to demonstrate that the detrimental health consequences of opiates can be conditioned to environmental stimuli predictive of drug administration. The proposed st Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $591,993 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency, due to the ?PiZZ? mutation, results in life-threatening lung and liver diseases in children and adults. Fortunately, the lung disease can be prevented by gene addition therapy. However, this strategy could not halt li Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $590,240 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Inference in Regression Models with Missing Covariates: ARRA-funded project. There are two specific aims in this ARRA grant: 1. Frequentist Diagnostic Measures for Regression Models with Missing Data In this aim, We develop frequentist diagnostic measure Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $588,891 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Abstract Women's Health Initiative Sequencing Project (WHISP) The overall goal of this project submitted in response to NHLBI RC2 Topic 'Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts' (RFA-OD-09-004) is to identify pu
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Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $574,477 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support TC: Large: Collaborative Research: Trustworthy Virtual Cloud Computing Virtual cloud computing is emerging as a promising solution to Information Technology (IT) management to both ease the provisioning and administration of complex hardware and software National Science Foundation 9/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $564,961 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - Mechanistic Studies of DNA Repair and Damage Response The overall goal of this proposal is to elucidate the structural and dynamic properties of MutSa-DNA complexes that signal initiation of DNA mismatch repair (MMR) versus initiation of DNA dama Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $563,612 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Redox Regulation of Rho-GTPases in the Vasculature - ARRA Rho-like GTPases are important players in vascular function due to their ability to regulate the actin cytoskeleton. They are involved in physiological processes such as smooth muscle cell contrac Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $561,396 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support Title: Competition and the origins of diversity: Experimental evolution of resource polymorphism, character displacement, and reproductive isolation in viruses Project description: A central goal of evolutionary biology is to explain why living things ar National Science Foundation 6/08/2009
CHAPEL HILL, TOWN OF (INC) $554,900 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) The Town of Chapel Hill has now received approval for an energy strategy for $554,900 of Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant funds under the ARRA. History: A strategy development application was submitted on August 10, 2009 and... Show more Energy, Department of 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $548,565 Grant State Energy Program Through ARRA funding to the State Energy Program, North Carolina is significantly increasing its investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy, building its sustainable energy economy and workforce and promoting innovation and development of new e
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Energy, Department of / National Energy Technology Laboratory 9/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $540,890 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Re-activation of maspin tumor suppressor gene by designed transcription factors The overall purpose of this project is to develop novel delivery systems to introduce an Artificial Transcription Factor with anti-metastatic activity into primary breast tumo Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
CHAPEL HILL TRAINING-OUTREACH PROJECT, INC. $539,000 Grant ARRA - Early Head Start A total of one hundred and ninety eight infants, toddlers, and pregnant women receive Early Head Start services in Wake and Chatham Counties, NC. Forty eight children receive center based services through a partnership with community agencies. One hundr
This spending item is part of a $5,199,292 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 11/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $537,962 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Role of hsnf5/BAF47 Loss in Human Cancer Development - ARRA The identification of tumor suppressor genes has led to new insights into the mechanisms of human cancer development. The normal functions of these genes often lie in the control of gene expres Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $531,773 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This ARRA supplement is a substudy of !Colorectal Chemoprevention with Calcium and Vitamin D,! a randomized, double-blind placebo controlled study testing whether supplementation with calcium (1200 mg per day) and/or vitamin D (1000 IU per day) decreases Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/16/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $528,557 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mechanisms of Mitotic Recombination ARRA Mitotic crossing over is detrimental because it can lead to loss of heterozygosity or chromosome rearrangement, both of which are associated with cancer. The dangers of mitotic crossing over are evident in persons Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $513,901 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The NIDDK provides funding to four different basic science consortia. Each of these groups has established an informatics infrastructure, but has done so independently. This poses major limitations for the NIDDK since there is no direct way for visitors
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Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $510,182 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Acyl CoA: Synthetase Structure, Function and Regulation: AARA In response to NOT-OD-09-058: NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications, we propose a Competitive Revision to the Parent Grant DK 59935: Acyl-Co Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $508,512 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Function and Form Outcomes in Infant Cleft Lip Surgery-ARRA This application is in response to NOT-OD-09-058, titled ?NIH announces the availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications?. The goal of this application, which is rel Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $507,024 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support High Throughput Web-based Image Analysis of Mouse Brain MR Imaging Studies Project Narrative The shapes of structures in the human brain, imaged using MRI, have been associated with a multitude of pathologies and drug-related effects in psychiatric resear
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Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $494,098 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Implementation of a Vaginal/Rectal HIV transmission model to evaluate microbicides. The hypothesis for this ARRA funded project is that the molecular basis of HIV resistance are multifactorial and can be studied in vivo using humanized mice reconstituted Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/17/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $492,935 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - Weight-Related Measures and CVD in African American and White Adults We will use the population-based samples of African American and White men and women in the Atherosclerosis in Communities Study (ARIC) to examine associations of a obesity-relat Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $492,361 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This R34 pilot proposal, entitled !Intensive Brain Training in Early Onset Schizophrenia & Schizoaffective Disorder! is submitted in response to RFA-MH-09-020 Novel Interventions for Neurodevelopmental Disorders. The overarching goal of this pilot study i
This spending item is part of a $680,908 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 6/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $481,775 Contract The University of North Carolina has been awarded a contract to provide tumor types to the NCI for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project. Specifically this award is to fund the provision of breast, lung, colon, head and neck, hepatocellular, kidney, bl Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 1/26/2010
DDNC GLENWOOD LLC $480,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees PATRIOT EXPRESS Small Business Administration 4/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $479,041 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRU - Enzymatic Mechanism of E. coli Helicases DNA helicases provide the primary mechanism by which duplex DNA is converted to single-stranded DNA (ssDNA) for use as a template in DNA replication and repair or as a substrate in recombination. Indeed, t Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $458,529 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Defining of Neurodevelopmental Pathways Regulated by Neuregulin- DISC1 Interactions Determining if neuregulin 1 (NRG1) signaling modulated DISC1 expression in the developing brain is a goal of this project. Towards this goal, we found that NRG signaling
This spending item is part of a $932,912 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $457,994 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Environmental Arsenic and Diabetes Mellitus ARRA This is an Administrative Supplement to the current NIH grant No. 1R01ES015326-01A2 (!Environmental Arsenic and Diabetes Mellitus!). Inorganic arsenic (iAs) is a common drinking water contaminant. Consumpt Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $457,220 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support One Movement or Two? Moral Logics and Food Action Networks in the Alternative Agrifoods Movement. The research project funded will investigate the cultural processes (moral logics) of food action networks of the alternative agrifoods movement (!local food National Science Foundation 8/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $449,189 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Confocal Laser Scanning Microscope LSM 710 #5- ARRA This was a grant to purchase a greatly needed confocal laser scanning microscope(CLSM) for use in a microscopy core facility that provides service to hundreds of scientist on the medical campus. The CLS Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 4/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $444,736 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Integrated system for phenotyping energy balance and metabolism in animal models Energy balance, the relationship between energy consumed (through food and drink) and energy expended (through activity and metabolic rate), plays a central role in many dis Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/06/2010
CHAPEL HILL-CARRBORO CITY SCHOOL SYSTEM $441,341 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Race-to-the-Top Incentive Grants, Recovery Act The purpose of the Race to the Top Fund is to encourage and reward States that are creating the conditions for education innovation and reform; achieving significant improvement in student outcomes; and implementi... Show more
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Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 9/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $440,676 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support Collaborative Proposal: De Novo Genes in Drosophila: functions, origins, and polymorphisms. Genomes are dynamic: new genes are formed, compete, evolve, and occasionally die. To understand this dynamic, we need know the genetic and evolutionary processes National Science Foundation 7/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $440,000 Grant ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding will support initiatives to prevent and reduce obesity and tobacco use and improve the health of millions of North Carolinians. The North Carolina Division of Public Health and... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $432,307 Grant Office of Science Financial Assistance Program SciDAC-e: Enhancing Productivity of Materials Discovery Computations for Solar Fuels and Advanced Photovoltaic Materials This project applies computer science expertise in high end computing to improve the productivity of computational chemistry activit... Show more
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Energy, Department of / Office of Science 9/16/2010
ORANGE COUNTY OF $429,457 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $425,055 Grant ARRA - Public Health Traineeship Program The purpose of the Public Health Traineeship Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) Gillings School of Global Public Health (Traineeship Program or Program) is to recruit and support qualified candidates for graduate degrees in c Health and Human Services, Department of / Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
PACIFIC INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH AND EVALUATION $407,926 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Several decades of research have enabled the identification of curricula that prevent, or at least delay, substance use initiation. Research clearly shows that these curricula are most effective when they are implemented with fidelity; however, research a
This spending item is part of a $427,262 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $407,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA-Role of Programmed Cell Death10 (PDCD10) in p38 MAP kinase activation and PDK1 signaling. Understanding and manipulating complex protein-protein interactions required for physiological signaling during angiogenesis and vasculogenesis is an important Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $406,982 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Renal Processing of Albumin (ARRA) 2. Grant Title Renal Processing of Albumin (ARRA) Description of project. In 2003, I published a gel permeation/diffusion hypothesis (Smithies, 2003) postulating that the glomerular basement me Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $406,875 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Lysyl Oxidase Control of TGF-b in Bone Description, Purpose and expected outcome: Lysyl oxidase (LOX) is a copper-dependent amine oxidase that oxidizes primary amine of peptidyl lysine/hydroxylysine of collagen and elastin to initiate a series of c Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $406,285 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The human gastrointestinal tract is colonized by a climax population of microbes (the gut microbiome) that interacts intimately with its host. Linkages between the gut microbiome and host metabolic and immune functions are complex and vital; aberrations i
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Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $405,218 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Ethanol and HBV Infection on HCC Development in a Novel Humanized Mouse Model Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common primary cancer of the liver. Chronic infection caused by hepatitis B virus (HBV) plays an important role in the development and Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $404,479 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Modeling HIV-1 Eradication Therapies in the hu-Rag2-/-gamma c-/- Mouse Model - A Latently infected memory CD4+ T cells constitute a major reservoir of persistent HIV-1 infection and are a central obstacle to its eradication. Agents must be developed that Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $404,375 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Antisocial Behavior, Genetics, & the Life Course (1R21-HD050261-01A2) The purpose of this research is to integrate genetic & life course models of criminal & otherwise antisocial behaviors from adolescence to young adulthood. Data come from four waves of Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/08/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $404,300 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support Award Title: !Robusticity and perturbation compensation in animal flight! This ARRA funded project will fund investigation into the flight stability and control of animals, specifically the hawkmoth species Manduca sexta, a model organism for studies of a National Science Foundation 7/03/2009
CHAPEL HILL, TOWN OF (INC) $403,952 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 7/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $401,218 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pathogenesis of HCV in a Novel Mouse Model - ARRA All current mouse models allow only HCV replication in the absence of a functional immune system. Those models are not useful to study host immune responses, their contributions to HCV pathogenesis and pot Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
GLOBAL VACCINES INC $401,210 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although the use of highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART) has enhanced both the longevity and quality of life for HIV-infected individuals by controlling viral replication, financial and logistic drawbacks as well as clinical side effects and the
This spending item is part of a $414,971 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
RHO FEDERAL SYSTEMS DIVISION, INC. $401,047 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Transplantation is the ideal therapy for end stage heart and end stage kidney failure, but allograft survival and function remain suboptimal. This CTOT renewal application will build upon the findings resulting from the previous 4 years of studying biomar
This spending item is part of a $9,955,156 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $397,591 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Olympus FV1000MPE Multiphoton Exclusive with Vision II and Chameleon (ARRA) - This award was funded for the purpose of purchasing a multiphoton microscope. Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $396,640 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This NCI-APRC proposal is a new joint effort between Dr. Young Whang, the PI of the parent grant G?Regulation of androgen receptor by HER-2 and Ack1 tyrosine kinaseG?, and Dr. Alex Tropsha, who focuses on optimizing virtual screening approaches for drug d Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
Child Care Services Association $387,746 Grant ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to support the quality of child care. Child care subsidy funds were used to fund direct
This spending item is part of a $67,543,134 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $385,092 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Five million patients suffer from heart failure in the United States. Clinical trials of stem cell therapy, initiated because of the severity of this problem, have yielded modest results. Understanding the epigenetic programs that induce differentiation o
This spending item is part of a $1,273,672 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $376,264 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support VOSS: Collaborative Research: Virtual teams, Knowledge management, and team performance Many knowledge-based organizations depend on virtual teams, whose membership is neither co-located nor stable, to complete the work of the organization. Team dispe National Science Foundation 9/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $373,974 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - UNC-CH Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility Recovery Act Administrative Supplement This supplement was requested by our Center to accelerate the pace of CEHS research and allow job creation as follows: (1) creating two Graduate Resear Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $372,751 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Community Leadership and Reciprocal Development to Advance Community Engaged Research at Two CTSA Institution There is a growing recognition that translational research benefits from community engagement at the outset. The NC Translational and Clinical Sc
This spending item is part of a $568,156 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $370,036 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The study will provide a significant complement to the parent HCHS/SOL study, to help achieve the goal of examining varied risk and protective factors in Hispanic health and will provide much needed information on the role of SES, sociocultural and psycho
This spending item is part of a $4,710,605 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $370,000 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The risk for developing end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in African Americans is more than 3-fold higher than European Americans. This disproportionate risk is apparent for virtually all forms of kidney disease, but only a minor portion can be explained by
This spending item is part of a $999,385 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
Prasertdham LLC $370,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 12/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $369,896 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Targeting CD8+ T Cells to Prevent B Cell Destruction The overarching goal of this proposal is to develop a method for blocking the autoreactive immune response directed at islet cell self components. Our approach is to delete antigen specific T cells us Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $369,877 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Biological Properties of HIV-1 V3 Evolutionary Variants (ARRA) This ARRA funded grant is a supplement to the parent grant R37-AI44667 !Biological Properties of HIV-1 V3 Evolutionary Variants!. This funding is accomplishing two important goals relevant to Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $367,801 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Francisella tularensis Interactions with Airway Epithelial Cells (ARRA) This award supports a research project to determine the mechanisms by which the highly virulent bacterial pathogen Francisella tularensis interacts with lung epithelial cells, and ho Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $367,558 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ROLE OF YAPS IN Y. PESTIS PATHOGENESIS Background and Aims Yersinia pestis (Yp) is a Gram-negative bacterial human pathogen that is the causative agent of bubonic, pneumonic and septicemic plague. No vaccine is currently available for either form of plagu Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $363,985 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Francisella tularensis is an extremely virulent Gram negative bacterial pathogen capable of causing rapidly progressing lethal infections in literally hundreds of diverse animal species, including humans. Transmission from infected animals to humans occur Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $363,186 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title:Receptor Interaction with GTP-Regulatory Proteins. Aims of the funded parent grant: 1. Define function for the SWIM and RING domains of MEKK1 for binding and ubiquitination of c-Jun, JunB, c-Raf and other regulatory proteins. 2. Genomic analysis of Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
ORANGE COUNTY OF $362,556 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas This grant will invest in public transportation by purchasing 141 replacement and 31 expansion vehicles; constructing transit maintenance and administration facilities; purchasing bus shelters; maintenance shop equipment; and technology enhancements for r... Show more
This spending item is part of a $33,055,504 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 8/26/2009
ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $362,173 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Improve teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to meet State academic achievement standards
This spending item is part of a $257,444,956 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
Armin AbronDDS $359,500 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 3/12/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $359,473 Grant Special Education - Grants for Infants and Families, Recovery Act INFANTS AND FAMILIES WITH DISABILITIES
This spending item is part of a $4,459,793 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $355,171 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ROLE OF YAPS IN Y. PESTIS PATHOGENESIS Background and Aims Yersinia pestis (Yp) is a Gram-negative bacterial human pathogen that is the causative agent of bubonic, pneumonic and septicemic plague. No vaccine is currently available for either form of plag Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 6/14/2010
UNIVERSITY NC AT CHAPEL HL $353,823 Direct P Federal Work-Study Program CAMPUS-BASED /FWS Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 4/01/2009
CATENA GROUP INC $353,442 Contract This project is for a multi-year aquatic monitoring on the Upper Tellico and Upper Snowbird Creek Watersheds in the Tusquitee and Cheoah Ranger Districts of the Nantahala National Forest. The contractor will use the Basinwide Visual Estimation Technique ( Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 6/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $349,972 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Abstract Women's Health Initiative Sequencing Project (WHISP) The overall goal of this project submitted in response to NHLBI RC2 Topic 'Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts' (RFA-OD-09-004) is to identify pu
This spending item is part of a $4,528,326 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $348,746 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area (08), Genomics, and the specific Challenge Topic (08-ES-106), The role of environmental exposure in copy number variation (CNV). CNV events are deletions or duplications that are too small to be recogniz
This spending item is part of a $993,020 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/26/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $348,264 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ARRA research project was to determine !The Physiological Function and Regulation of INK4 Genes!, a family of genes that play a critical role in regulating cell proliferation and in tumor suppression. This funding under ARRA allowed us to initiate res Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $347,628 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prospective Studies of the Pathogenesis of Schizophrenia - ARRA We will study neuronal oscillations and EEG synchrony in high risk and control 1 and 2 year olds. We will test one main hypothesis - children at genetic high risk will have reduced resting Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/22/2010
CHAPEL HILL, TOWN OF (INC) $347,488 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 10/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $346,200 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Administrative Supplement-2/2 A genome-wide association study to detect genetic variation for schizophrenia Clozapine (CLO) is one of the most effective antipsychotics but its use is limited by the risk of agranulocytosis, an uncommon but serious advers
This spending item is part of a $2,000,000 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 5/31/2010
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $341,932 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this project is to conduct comparative effectiveness research on breast cancer imaging modalities and strategies to inform evidence gaps on how to optimize breast cancer screening in community practice. The Breast Cancer Surveillance C
This spending item is part of a $3,992,841 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $341,604 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Southeast Regional Center of Excellence for Emerging Infections and Biodefense (SERCEB) is an NIH/NIAID-funded consortium of institutions across the southeast established in 2003. SERCEBG??s mission is to assist the nation in developing and deploying
This spending item is part of a $1,462,023 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $339,606 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Patients with active ulcerative colitis (UC) despite of a therapy with 5-aminosalicylates and steroids represent a clinical challenge, since the alternatives in medical therapy are considerably fewer compared to those for patients with active Crohn's dise
This spending item is part of a $388,089 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $333,742 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A Feasibility Study to Improve Older Patient - Physician Communication The purpose of this study is to evaluate the feasibility of implementing a novel health information technology during routine outpatient encounters between physicians and older patient Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $331,156 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Palliative care, a relatively new subspecialty, needs to build its evidence base supporting clinical practice. The Institute of Medicine has identified palliative care as a comparative effectiveness research priority, but increased scientific productivity
This spending item is part of a $7,175,320 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
PRESCOTT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSOCIATES, INC. $327,849 Contract Gantry Crane Corrosion Repair, Hartwell Dam: Furnish all labor, material, equipment, incidentals, supervision and transportation for work to provide repairs for the Gantry Crane Corrosion.
This spending item is part of a $583,221 allocation. See details
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers / U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only 9/30/2009
HORIZON RESEARCH INC $325,537 Grant Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support 'The NSF Mathematics Specialist Partnership Institute will be offered to 50 outstanding middle school teachers. Each teacher will: participate in a 66 day Institute offered over three consecutive summers; complete a total of 33 graduate credits during the
This spending item is part of a $4,947,929 allocation. See details
National Science Foundation 7/08/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $324,736 Grant State Energy Program Through ARRA funding to the State Energy Program, North Carolina is significantly increasing its investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy, building its sustainable energy economy and workforce and promoting innovation and development of new e
This spending item is part of a $75,989,000 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / National Energy Technology Laboratory 9/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $323,405 Grant Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support UNC Developmental Disabilities Research Center. IDDRC portion of supplement: The Developmental Neuroimaging Laboratory is a core facility for the UNC IDDRC. We requested a supplement to our core to enable the acquisition and analysis of electrophysiol
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Health and Human Services, Department of / National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL $320,502 Grant Office of Science Financial Assistance Program The primary award (joint PNNL and UNC) is in support of the development of an !Advanced Kalman Filter for Real-Time Responsiveness in Complex Systems.! The problem is that complex engineering systems pose fundamental challenges in real-time operations an... Show more Energy, Department of / Office of Science 9/25/2009