• Farmland grants totaling $2M awarded to 6 Virginia locales

    Grants totaling nearly $2 million are headed to five Virginia counties and one city to preserve farmland.

  • Grants offered for Civil War tourism projects

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Projects promoting Civil War tourism and education are getting a boost from a Maryland grant program. The Heart of the Civil War Heritage Area is holding the first of three workshops…

  • Community improvement grants total $8.5M in Va.

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Thirteen projects across Virginia are in line for more than $8.5 million in grants for sewage treatment and water projects and downtown revitalization. Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced the Community Development Block…

  • Walters Art Museum receives $913k for new projects

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Walters Art Museum has been awarded $913,000 in grants for upcoming projects and exhibits leading into its 80th anniversary as a public museum. Three federal agencies awarded grants to the Walters.…

  • Fort Detrick to receive $100 million grant to study PTSD

    The Fort Detrick-based Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs on Friday announced $100 million in grants to fund research into the diagnosis and treatment of combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder and mild traumatic brain injury.