Eleven high school students from Guntersville, Alabama won $20,000 scholarships through the H&R Block Budget Challenge and the school's top performance earned them two grants totaling $7,500. The H&R Block Budget Challenge teaches teens real-world finance through an online simulation and teacher registration is currently open for two spring simulations.
Venture, Inc. , a closed-end fund that has elected to be regulated as
a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940,
as amended (“BDCA Venture” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: BDCV), today
announced that Grant Thornton LLP (“Grant Thornton”) resigned as its
independent registered public accounting firm on January 28, 2015.
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - January 21, 2015) - Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: PESI), today announced that a consortium led by Perma-Fix Medical, a subsidiary of the company, received an official notification from the National Centre for Research and Development in Poland for grant funding under the STRATEGMED Program to further develop and commercialize a novel prototype generator for the production of Technetium-99m (Tc-99m) for use in cancer and cardiac imaging ("Generator Project").
The total Generator Project budget is approximately 13.3 million PLN (USD $3.5M) of which Generator Project grant subsidies allocated to the project team will be 10 million PLN (USD $2.7M). Of the $10 million PLN grant allocation, Perma-Fix Medical will directly receive $2.9 million PLN (USD $0.8M) and the remaining amount will be allocated to other members of the
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 20, 2015) - The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) announced today that it has received a $25,000 CVS Health Community Grant .
NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE:NPTN), a leading designer and
manufacturer of hybrid photonic integrated optoelectronic modules and
subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks,
reported that in connection with the completion of its acquisition of
the Narrow Linewidth Tunable Laser Product Line of EMCORE Corporation,
the company granted special inducement equity awards under the
NeoPhotonics 2011 Inducement Award Plan to retain certain former Emcore
employees (23 in total) as employees of the NeoPhotonics group.
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