Latest Government grants News

Harvard agrees to repay $1.3M for federal grant overcharges

Apr. 28, 2020 9:50 AM EDT

Harvard University has agreed to pay more than $1.3 million to settle claims that a research team overcharged certain federal grants, federal prosecutors in Boston said. The team at the T.H. Chan School of Public Health led by former professor Donna Spiegelman overcharged the government $1,359,791 between 2009...

Gov. Lee offering $200M in Tennessee local government grants

Apr. 7, 2020 3:10 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee will soon accept applications for a $200 million pot of state money set aside for local government grants. Gov. Bill Lee’s office says the application period will begin April 30 for the grants, which will be distributed to every county and city government for...

Home Depot customers carry their purchases as they leave the store, Friday, April 3, 2020 during the coronavirus pandemic in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Walmart limits store access; US airlines sign up for grants

Apr. 3, 2020 7:16 PM EDT

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments on Friday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread of the virus. ____________ COSTS MOUNT: The pandemic will cost the global economy as much as $4.1 trillion, or nearly...