Skipso Weekly Digest Cleantech Grants, Awards, Incentives June 19 th  – July 25 th  2010 enabling  sustainable innovation ...
This Week on Skipso  enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com <ul><li>6 new Cleantech Grants ,  Awards  and  Ince...
US Black Carbon Research Grant enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com Black Carbon’s Role in Global to Local Sc...
California Marine Research Fellowship enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com California Sea Grant State Fellows...
US Algal Bloom Program enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com Harmful Algal Bloom Program <ul><li>NOAA/NOS/NCCO...
UK Mixed Plastics Loan Fund enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com Mixed Plastics Loan Fund <ul><li>The  Mixed ...
Italian Entrepreneurship Competition (1 of 2) enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com Mind the Bridge Business P...
Italian Entrepreneurship Competition (2 of 2) enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com Mind the Bridge Call for I...
Open Innovation Challenges (1 of 3) enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com <ul><li>How to predict the  future e...
Open Innovation Challenges (2 of 3) enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com <ul><li>The Seeker Organisation is l...
Open Innovation Challenges (3 of 3) enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com <ul><li>Does your organization have ...
Upcoming Application Deadlines (1 of 3) enabling  sustainable innovation   www.skipso.com http://www.skipso.com/grants/gri...
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Cleantech Grants, Awards, Incentives - Weekly Update (July 25th 2010)

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6 new Cleantech Grants, Awards and Incentives added to Skipso’s funding database

Focus this week: US Black Carbon Research Grants, California Marine Research Fellowship, US Algal Bloom Program, new UK Mixed Plastics Loan Fund, Italy Entrepreneurship Call for Ideas and Business Plan Competition

10 grants and awards approaching application deadline

3 Open Innovation Challenges live on Skipso

The Skipso funding section this week has reached 736 Cleantech grants, awards, incentives, all are accessible for free on http://www.skipso.com/grants/grid.html

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Cleantech Grants, Awards, Incentives - Weekly Update (July 25th 2010)

  1. 1. Skipso Weekly Digest Cleantech Grants, Awards, Incentives June 19 th – July 25 th 2010 enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  2. 2. This Week on Skipso enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com <ul><li>6 new Cleantech Grants , Awards and Incentives added to Skipso’s funding database </li></ul><ul><li>Focus this week: US Black Carbon Research Grants, California Marine Research Fellowship, US Algal Bloom Program, new UK Mixed Plastics Loan Fund, Italy Entrepreneurship Call for Ideas and Business Plan Competition </li></ul><ul><li>10 grants and awards approaching application deadline </li></ul><ul><li>3 Open Innovation Challenges live on Skipso </li></ul><ul><li>The Skipso funding section this week has reached 736 Cleantech grants, awards, incentives , all are accessible for free on http://www.skipso.com/grants/grid.html </li></ul>SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  3. 3. US Black Carbon Research Grant enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com Black Carbon’s Role in Global to Local Scale Climate and Air Quality <ul><li>The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) , as part of its Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program, is seeking applications proposing research into black carbon (BC) , related co-pollutants, and other short lived climate forcers (SLCF) and their effects on climate change and air quality. </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Research & Development </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : $900,000 per award </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : US </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline : 22 nd September 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://epa.gov/ncer/rfa/2010/2010_star_blackcarbon.html </li></ul>SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  4. 4. California Marine Research Fellowship enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com California Sea Grant State Fellowship Program 2010 - 2011 <ul><li>The California Sea Grant State Fellows Program provides a unique educational opportunity for graduate students who are interested in marine resources and the policy decisions affecting those resources in California . </li></ul><ul><li>The State Fellowship Program is designed to provide recent graduates an opportunity to acquire “ on the job” experience in the planning and implementation of marine and coastal resource policies and programs in the state of California. </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Research & Development </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : $34,000 stipend </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : California, US </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline : 3 rd August 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www-csgc.ucsd.edu/EDUCATION/STATEFELLOW/CallForHosts2011.html </li></ul>SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  5. 5. US Algal Bloom Program enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com Harmful Algal Bloom Program <ul><li>NOAA/NOS/NCCOS/CSCOR is soliciting proposals for the Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms Program , the Monitoring and Event Response for Harmful Algal Blooms Program and the Prevention , Control and Mitigation of Harmful Algal Blooms Program. </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Research & Development </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : Not disclosed </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : US </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline : 16 th August 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.cop.noaa.gov/opportunities/grants/pdf/2011-2002577_hab-ffo.pdf </li></ul>SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  6. 6. UK Mixed Plastics Loan Fund enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com Mixed Plastics Loan Fund <ul><li>The Mixed Plastics Loan Fund (MPLF) is a limited fund of up to £2 million that has been established by WRAP to address the reprocessing capacity gap that currently exists for mixed plastics within England. </li></ul><ul><li>Funding in the form of loans is available to recycling organisations in England to cover capital costs associated with the establishment of one or more facilities to process mixed plastics in England. </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Loans </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : £2,000,000 fund </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : UK </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline : 31 st December 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.wrap.org.uk/recycling_industry/information_by_material/plastics/mixed_plastics_loan.html </li></ul>SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  7. 7. Italian Entrepreneurship Competition (1 of 2) enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com Mind the Bridge Business Plan Competition <ul><li>Mind the Bridge (MtB) is a not-for-profit initiative to foster an Italian entrepreneurial eco-system creating an effective bridge between Italy and Silicon Valley . </li></ul><ul><li>Mind the Bridge Business Plan Competition (BPC) is the main MtB competition and is open to companies already established or that are planning to incorporate within a year with a structured business plan based on high-knowledge concept. </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Start-ups </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : Coaching and Mentoring </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : Italy </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline : 31 st July 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.wrap.org.uk/recycling_industry/information_by_material/plastics/mixed_plastics_loan.html </li></ul>SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  8. 8. Italian Entrepreneurship Competition (2 of 2) enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com Mind the Bridge Call for Ideas <ul><li>Mind the Bridge (MtB) is a not-for-profit initiative to foster an Italian entrepreneurial eco-system creating an effective bridge between Italy and Silicon Valley . </li></ul><ul><li>Mind the Bridge Call for Ideas (C4I) is a new MtB business plan competition targeted for students, researchers, scientists, Ph.Ds without a solid business project with the aim to help them in structuring their ideas into a formalized document (Executive Summary) written in English </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Prize / Award </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : Coaching and Mentoring </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : Italy </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline : 31 st July 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.wrap.org.uk/recycling_industry/information_by_material/plastics/mixed_plastics_loan.html </li></ul>SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  9. 9. Open Innovation Challenges (1 of 3) enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com <ul><li>How to predict the future environmental impact and effectiveness of ‘Clean’ technologies? </li></ul><ul><li>Win a $5,000 cash award for submitting your innovative methodology to help the seeker organisation develop the first Cleantech Innovation Predictor . </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Prize / Award </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : $5,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : Global </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline: 30 th November 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.skipso.com/innovation.html </li></ul>Cleantech Innovation Predictor Challenge SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  10. 10. Open Innovation Challenges (2 of 3) enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com <ul><li>The Seeker Organisation is looking for a high-profile non-executive director to help develop its wind and solar business. </li></ul><ul><li>Apply directly for this position or refer a colleague, friend or professional you know and earn a $1,500 cash award if they get the job! </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Prize / Award </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : $1,500 </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : London </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline: 30 th November 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.skipso.com/innovation.html </li></ul>Cleantech Advisor Challenge SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  11. 11. Open Innovation Challenges (3 of 3) enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com <ul><li>Does your organization have a critical Cleantech-related Challenge, that you would like to see addressed and solved by Skipso's global Cleantech expert community? </li></ul><ul><li>Skipso is looking for the Cleantech Challenge question that matters most to you today and offers you a chance to win $10,000 worth of Skipso services ! </li></ul><ul><li>Grant Type : Prize / Award </li></ul><ul><li>Amount : $ 10,000 worth of services </li></ul><ul><li>Geographic Focus : Global </li></ul><ul><li>Deadline: 27 th July 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.skipso.com/innovation.html </li></ul>YOUR Cleantech Challenge Question SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  12. 12. Upcoming Application Deadlines (1 of 3) enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com http://www.skipso.com/grants/grid.html SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  13. 13. Upcoming Application Deadlines (2 of 3) enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com http://www.skipso.com/grants/grid.html SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  14. 14. Upcoming Application Deadlines (3 of 3) enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com http://www.skipso.com/grants/grid.html SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  15. 15. Grant Finder – Find Cleantech Grants, Awards, Prizes enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th Register on http://www.skipso.com to access grant finder for free
  16. 16. Skipso – Enabling Sustainable Innovation enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com http://www.skipso.com Join Now for Free! SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th
  17. 17. Contact Us enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com For general enquiries, partnership opportunities, feedback and comments please contact us at: [email_address] The Skipso Team – Enabling Sustainable Innovation SKIPSO WEEKLY DIGEST: JUNE 19 th – JULY 25 th

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