Wednesday, October 03, 2018
U.S. Department of Education Awards FIU $1.1 Million to create Center for International Business Education and Research

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded FIU a more than $1.1 million grant, which will have a total impact of more than $2 million with matching funds, to establish a Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER). The grant is one of just 15 CIBER grants awarded to leading universities across the country this year and the only award granted in Florida. ..

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Wednesday, September 05, 2018
Embry-Riddle Expands Reach of ‘Launch Your Venture’ Competition to University Students Throughout Florida

Launch Your Venture will feature startup teams representing colleges and universities throughout the state of Florida vying for top prize money – key to future research and the funding of a successful business. Organized in partnership with Embry-Riddle’s Center for Entrepreneurship, the competition will focus on the theme, “Disruptive Technology and Business Model Innovation” in aerospace. ..

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Florida Inventors Hall of Fame Announces 2018 Inductees

Seven inventors have been selected for induction into the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame during its 5th Annual Induction Ceremony & Gala on Sep. 7 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown. Inductees must have at least one U.S. patent and a connection to Florida. Collectively, the 2018 inductees hold more than 180 U.S. patents. ..

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Friday, December 16, 2011
Nova Southeastern Psychology Professor Receives Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Frank DePiano, Ph.D., presented the first annual Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award to Mark B. Sobell, Ph.D., ABPP. Sobell is a professor and researcher NSU’s Center for Psychological Studies. ..

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Saturday, September 10, 2011
Space Florida News: $100,000 Awarded to C2C Development

On Wednesday, 10 high-tech start-ups had the opportunity to present their business models to national financers at the Igniting Innovation Showcase, hosted by Space Florida and the Technological Research and Development Authority (TRDA) in Cape Canaveral. At the conclusion of the networking event, Space Florida awarded a $100,000 check to the company judges felt had the most potential for near-term growth and commercial success, while contributing to Florida's economy. C2C Development - a neurological medical device manufacturer - was selected for the award. ..

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Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Miller School Researchers Receive NIH Blueprint Award

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded grants to investigators across the United States, including three from The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis and the Department of Ophthalmology for an ambitious set of projects to develop new drugs for disorders of the nervous system. The projects—aimed at treating conditions such as vision loss, neurodegenerative disease and depression—are funded through the NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research.

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Friday, July 29, 2011
Acclaimed chemistry professor wins two major awards

One of Florida State University's most influential researchers, whose pioneering work in chemical analysis places him in an elite group of the world's top chemists, is set to receive two major, highly competitive chemistry awards. ..

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Friday, July 22, 2011
FAU's Human Powered Submarine Team Awarded for Absolute Speed at International Submarine Races

Florida Atlantic University’s human-powered submarine team was awarded the absolute speed award, fastest speed by category (one person propeller), smooth operator award, and second place in overall performance at the 11th annual International Submarine Races at the Naval Surface Warfare Center-Carderock Division in Bethesda, Maryland. ..

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Friday, July 22, 2011
Geneticist Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

A leading geneticist at the Miller School of Medicine has been honored for her extraordinary lifelong contribution to Alzheimer’s disease research at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Paris. ..

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Thursday, June 30, 2011
Petra Solar wins smart grid & clean tech categories for TechAmerica Foundation’s American Technology Awards

Petra Solar, a NJ based technology company committed to advancing global production of renewable energy, helping the electric supply industry develop a smarter and more stable electric grid, and creating jobs in clean energy, has been named the winner in both the Smart Grid & Smart Instruments category and the Clean Tech/Green Tech category of the TechAmerica Foundation’s American Technology Awards. The company licenses micro-inverter (power electronic systems or power conversion) technology from the University of Central Florida for use in its "SunWave" system, to which both awards were attributed.  ..

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