grant http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Public Media Received Grant To Fund An Education Reporter http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-public-media-received-grant-fund-education-reporter <p>Wyoming Public Media received a CPB grant to strengthen education reporting in Wyoming as part of the national <em>American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen</em> program. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:27:19 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 53582 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Public Media Received Grant To Fund An Education Reporter Wyoming Public Media Expands Energy Reporting Through A Multi-State CPB Grant http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-public-media-expands-energy-reporting-through-multi-state-cpb-grant <p>WPM will partner with Wyoming PBS in a two year grant awarded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to report on energy-related issues in the Rocky Mountain area. &nbsp;Wyoming will join public broadcasters in Colorado and North Dakota to provide coverage of energy that explores tradeoffs and opportunities, and the effects of energy policy, production, use and innovation.</p><p>While originating with a focus on the energy boom states of Wyoming, Colorado, and North Dakota and Wyoming, the reporting will explore issues of national interest and importance.</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:13:51 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 53578 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming initiative helps small businesses get federal grants http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-initiative-helps-small-businesses-get-federal-grants <p>Last year, 13 companies received grants from a Wyoming initiative which they then used to apply for larger, federal grants. The Wyoming Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Program was established to help small businesses in the state get more federal grants that could be beneficial to their businesses. Each award is for up to $5,000 and can be used for any purpose that would improve a federal grant proposal.</p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 14:24:55 +0000 Irina Zhorov 52537 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming initiative helps small businesses get federal grants Health Department offers grants to open clinics in rural areas http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/health-department-offers-grants-open-clinics-rural-areas <p>The Wyoming Department of Health is trying to improve healthcare in rural communities by providing grant money for rural health centers.</p><p>The agency’s Keri Wagner says the money can be used to open new clinics, or to allow existing facilities to expand.</p><p>“Priority will be given to … applicants for new clinics in areas where access does not already exist,” Wagner said.</p><p>She added that while many areas in Wyoming don’t have access to good healthcare, money is not the only problem; it’s also hard to find doctors who are willing to live in rural areas.</p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 23:10:55 +0000 Willow Belden 37565 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Health Department offers grants to open clinics in rural areas Loan program meant to boost childcare businesses http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/loan-program-meant-boost-childcare-businesses <p><span class="article-content"><span>The Wyoming Business Council and the Wyoming Women&#39;s Business Center are sponsoring a grant-funded loan program that could help licensed childcare providers improve their businesses.<br /><br />Rosemany Bratton of the Wyoming Women&#39;s Business Center said she hopes the Community Development Block Grant Child Care Facility Loan Program will help participating providers fill service gaps across the state.<br /> Fri, 05 Aug 2011 23:46:07 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 12207 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org