Cutting Edge Grant: up to $25k for innovations in emerging technology industries - Casper, WY Oil City News
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Cutting Edge Grant: up to $25k for innovations in emerging technology industries

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CASPER, Wyo — The Wyoming Department of Education will release an application for the Cutting Edge Grant on July 1, 2020, according to a department memo.

The Perkins Cutting Edge Grant Program awards up to $25,000 for evidence-based and innovative strategies in the development, implementation and adoption of Career and Technical (CTE) programs regarding emerging technology.

A grant review committee will score the applications, with preferences given for presentations that address or partner with:

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According to the release, “additional preference points will be given if the aforementioned is directly related to the comprehensive local need assessment’s high-skill, high-wage and in-demand identification.”

The application period is July 1-September 1, 2020.  Amounts awarded will be up to $25,000. Grants will be released no later than September 15, 2020.