student loans

Student Loan Deal Passes In Senate – Huffington Post
WASHINGTON — Borrowing for tuition, housing and books would be less expensive for college students and their parents this fall but the costs could soon start climbing under a bill the Senate passed overwhelmingly …(more)

Student Loan Deal Set To Increase Borrowing Costs, Swell …
WASHINGTON — A bipartisan Senate accord supported by the White House to overhaul the federal student loan program is forecast to boost government profit and increase borrowing costs in the coming years, leading …(more)

Obama's Student Loan Profit Guaranteed As Senate Approves Deal
The U.S. government is forecast to generate $185 billion in profit over the next decade from students and their families under an overhaul of the federal student loan program endorsed by the White House and approved by the …(more)


start up business

モノをベースにつながるSNS「Sumally(サマリー)」がビジネスアカウント …
sumally for business. 「モノ」をきっかけに他のユーザーとつながるSNS「Sumally(サマリー)」が、企業・団体向けの無料機能「Sumallyビジネスアカウント」の提供を開始した。 Summalyでは、ユーザーは同サイト上に投稿されるアイテムに対し …(more)

Startup 2013 ticket prices going up – Business Insider
Startup offers a jam-packed agenda with a morning full of classes from General Assembly — you'll have the opportunity to select your own curriculum from 15+ carefully-curated classes — and an afternoon of insights from top …(more)

business funding

Commerce's NIST Awards 13 Companies with 2013 Small Business …
The Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced today that more than $2.3 million in funding for Phase I and Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) projects will be …(more)

5 Small Business Funding Myths, Debunked – YFS Magazine
Before you jump in, make sure you know your funding facts. Here are five small business funding myths to watch for.(more)

One-stop shop for business funding opportunities – R&D Magazine
An important new web resource for business detailing R&D funding opportunities and jobs was launched today by Minister for Research and Innovation, Mr. Sean Sherlock. The new resource is an extension of the …(more)

loan small business

Small business loan program proposed | i2E – Innovation to Enterprise
By Brian Brus. Courtesy of The Journal Record. OKLAHOMA CITY – A partnership of Oklahoma City public agencies revealed plans to develop a $2 million small business revolving loan program Monday. “We've been …(more)

Government-backed small business loans in DFW near record high …
Government-backed small business lending in the Dallas-Fort Worth region has been on the uptick since October, which is the start of the fiscal year. In fact, the Small Business Administration-backed loans from October to …(more)

Crowdfunding Brings Affordable Loans to Small Businesses
Alex Binkley, co-founder of, talks about the the crowd-lending model and what sort of companies would find this loan a good fit.(more)


NFPA awards scholarships to fire safety students
July 15, 2013 – The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Fire Safety Educational Memorial Fund Committee awarded scholarships to four exceptional fire safety students who have exhibited academic excellence and …(more)

Conditional Scholarships: Are They On Their Way Out? – Law Blog …
Some law schools are ditching so-called "conditional scholarships," where students must maintain a high GPA in order to receive aid in subsequent years.(more)

25 Scholarships For Sports Management Majors
Scholarships grants are certainly great funding options. The following are scholarships for sports management being offered by some universities, colleges, and institutions. Many are institutionally specific, and so scholarship …(more)

grant application

Hague Grant Application – The Perl Foundation
We have received the following Hague Grant application from diakopter. Before we vote on this proposal we would like to have a period of community consultation for 10 days. Please leave feedback in the comments or if you …(more)

(OII): Charter Schools Program Non-State Educational … –
Eligible Applicants: (a) Planning, Program Design, and Initial Implementation grants (CFDA number 84.282B): A developer that has (1) applied to an authorized public chartering authority to operate a charter school; and (2) provided adequate …(more)

Notice of Available Funding and Grant Application Deadlines
The Rural Utilities Service (RUS), an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), announces the availability of $17531000 in grant funds and solicitation of applications for the Distance Learning and …(more)