ED awarded $75 million to 24 schools under the new "First in the World" grant program. The grants will support colleges' and universities' efforts to expand college access and improve student learning while reducing costs.
The White House announced the award of more than $450 million in round four of the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training competition. The 71 winning projects offer innovative approaches to prepare community college students for careers.
The U.S. Departments of Education and Health and Human Services have announced a new, $250 million grant competition to expand the reach of high-quality preschool. All states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico are eligible to apply by Oct. 14.
With the arrival of fall, spark your kids' interest in some seasonal-related activities from the U.S. Forest Service, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and more.