Richmond (City) County, Va., funds by National Science Foundation
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.
Amount refers to both the amount of stimulus funding going toward the project and the face value of the loan.
|VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY||$3,608,490||
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|
|VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY||$900,000||Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support The proposed VCU Noyce Initiative is a scholarship program designed to increase the number and retention of highly effective, diverse secondary science teachers in high-need schools in the metro-Richmond area by (1) recruiting and supporting 32 outstandin||National Science Foundation||6/16/2009|
|VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY||$590,000||Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support The primary objective of this research is to gain fundamental information and new knowledge on the formation and growth mechanisms of complex organics including polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), oligomers and polymers in the gas phase, in clusters||National Science Foundation||7/23/2009|
|UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND||$300,000||Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support This proposal requests $458,993 from the NSF-MRI program to expand and support undergraduate research and teaching opportunities in computational chemistry for students and faculty at the University of Richmond (UR); and, to cyber-enable similar groups fr||National Science Foundation||1/14/2010|
|UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND||$187,178||Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support RUI: Preparing for the era of the cosmic microwave background polarimetry. The investigations funded by this award will address several timely questions about the analysis and interpretation of observations of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) radiat||National Science Foundation||6/16/2009|
|UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND||$161,912||Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support MRI: Acquisition of a Computing Cluster for Astrophysics and Nuclear Physics Research at the University of Richmond. This NSF award is for the purchase of a high-performance computing cluster to support co-operating research programs in astrophysics and||National Science Foundation||9/09/2009|
|VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY||$108,115||Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support This planning grant is to create a process that will shorten the time to degree in Engineering at the bachelor?s level and to improve retention and success for Post 9/11 Veterans. The School of Engineering will design a system for evaluating military tra||National Science Foundation||8/03/2009|
|UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND||$101,874||Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support Collaborative Research: The Proper Scale for Environmental Markets with Application to Nitrogen Trading in the Nuese River Basin Overall Purpose One of the most striking developments in public policy over the last several decades is the widespread accep||National Science Foundation||8/24/2009|
|VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY||$70,705||Trans-NSF Recovery Act Reasearch Support In this proposal we address the area of Educational Opportunities Using Cyberinfrastructure and Virtual or Mixed Reality. The goal of this research project is to improve learning of and interest in the abstract concepts of nanotechnology/atomic scale phys||National Science Foundation||8/05/2009|