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Deal Stream Summit, application deadline for Industry Cluster Development Grants and more
October 1, 2014
Volunteers for the nonprofit Cornerstones Community Partnerships learn how to make adobes.
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Deal Stream Summit: October 7
For 21 years Technology Ventures Corporation’s Deal Stream Summit has showcased technology-based investment opportunities originating from the U.S. Department of Energy laboratories and other research institutes. At the October 7 event, best-of-class investment opportunities will be highlighted, including a $30,000 Investor’s Choice award for the best presentation. 1:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, 9201 Balloon Museum Dr. NE, Albuquerque. For details, go to Technology Ventures’ Deal Stream Summit
Application deadline for Industry Cluster Development Grants: October 24
Los Alamos National Laboratory’s Major Subcontractors Consortium and the New Mexico Community Foundation are currently accepting grant proposals for industry cluster projects such as small business incubators, formalized cluster groups, cluster associations, commercial kitchens, small business technical assistance providers, and/or micro-lenders who serve the counties of Los Alamos, Mora, Rio Arriba, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe or Taos and the Eight Northern Pueblos. Applicants must have a demonstrated track record of diversifying the economy in one or more of the seven target counties, an implemented long-term sustainability strategy and proven and diverse community support. Individual grants will range from $5,000 to $15,000. Grant proposals and all required attachments and signatures must be emailed to MSCgrant@rdcnm.org
by 5:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time on October 24. For questions, interested parties can contact the Regional Development Corporation’s Eric Vasquez (firstname.lastname@example.org
) or the New Mexico Community Foundation’s Renee Villarreal (email@example.com
Register for the New Mexico Electric Car Challenge: Now
The New Mexico Electric Car Challenge (formerly the New Mexico Hydrogen Fuels Challenge) allows students in grades 6 through 8 to develop enthusiasm for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects at a crucial stage in their development. Building a battery-powered car requires skills in both science and math. Entrants will be limited to the first 50 teams that register by the final deadline of November 3. For additional information, please consult the New Mexico Electric Car Challenge
Volunteer for the Cornerstones Community Partnerships: Anytime
New Mexico's Cornerstones Community Partnerships helps communities restore and preserve critical architectural heritage and is one of the nonprofit organizations participating in Los Alamos National Laboratory's Employee Giving Campaign. Cornerstones currently is working on Santa Fe’s San Miguel Chapel, the oldest church in the United States, and is building an educational program for children ages 3 through 10. For further information on the organization and its ongoing need for education outreach and restoration volunteers, visit the Cornerstones Community Partnerships
Bradbury Science Museum: Various dates in October
For a quick overview of the Bradbury Science Museum
’s events and activities throughout the month, check the museum’s Happening Now
website. To subscribe to the Bradbury’s monthly newsletter, go to the museum’s Mailing List
page. The museum is located at 1350 Central Avenue in Los Alamos.
Los Alamos National Laboratory and/or the Laboratory’s management company, Los Alamos National Security, LLC, help support the above events and campaigns.
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