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Author: Collie Pollock
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: annotated, selections, minorities, women, education, opportunities, higher
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 1998-01-01
ISBN-10: 0788132962
ISBN-13: 9780788132964

Contains a list of educational funding opportunities available to minorities & women who wish to pursue their career goals through a program of higher education. Information is provided on loans, scholarships, & fellowships at both the undergraduate & graduate levels. Covers: architecture, the arts, business & management, education, engineering, health & medical, international, journalism, law, military, political science, religion & theology, science & social & behavioral science, as well as non-specific opportunities. Includes postdoctoral opportunities.

Author: Cornelia Ashby
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: opportunities, physical, education, athletics, improve, could, disabilities, information, guidance, students
Number of Pages: 58
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437935397
ISBN-13: 9781437935394

Physical activity and participation in athletics provides important health and social benefits for children. Fed. laws help ensure that kindergarten-12th grade schools provide students with disabilities opportunities to participate in physical education (PE) and extracurricular athletics equal to those of their peers. However, national associations have questioned whether students with disabilities receive opportunities similar to their peers. This report examined: (1) what is known about the PE opportunities that schools provide, and how do schools provide these; (2) what is known about the e

Author: Phillip C. Badger
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: bioenergy, southeast, recommendations, roundtable, opportunities, status, challenges
Number of Pages: 95
Published: 1996-06
ISBN-10: 0788147730
ISBN-13: 9780788147739

Provides a common base of understanding of the context for bioenergy development; the Southeast's biomass resources & its bioenergy potential; & the environmental & market development issues, challenges, & opportunities associated with the development of this resource. Discusses: electricity generation, transportation, agriculture, forestry, feedstocks, conversion & use, economics, environmental opportunities & challenges, market development challenges & opportunities, & potential economic & other benefits. Recommendations cover the private sector, government & researchers. Charts & tables.

Author: Simba Information Inc., Staff
Publisher: R.R. Bowker, LLC
Keywords: materials, educational, pre, opportunities, market
Number of Pages: 10
Published: 2004-09-01
ISBN-10: 0887092721
ISBN-13: 9780887092725

Federal education reform has focused new attention on the importance of early childhood education and created new market opportunities in preschool and kindergarten. Simba Information's new report, Market Opportunities for Pre-K Educational Materials 2004-2005 examines: -current federal and state spending on early childhood education, and projected growth of the market-trends fostering market growth and challenges in marketing to this segment-state progress in developing and funding early childhood programs and standards and where the greatest opportunities are for publishers-opportunities pre

Author: Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Division of Health S
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: opportunities, clinical, needs, 1980s, investigations, conference, report
Number of Pages: 140
Published: 1981
eBookDB-ID: NAP:13904

Author: Keith W. Oleson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: costs, charging, beneficiaries, recover, exist, related, services, opportunities, food
Number of Pages: 66
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788179314
ISBN-13: 9780788179310

The federal government spent nearly $1.6 billion in FY1995 to provide food-related services, such as inspecting, testing, grading, & approving agricultural commodities & products. This report identifies & evaluates opportunities to increase the share of funding by beneficiaries for food-related services provided by the federal government. It identifies (1) the types of food-related services provided by federal agencies; (2) the extent to which beneficiaries currently pay for such services through user fees; & (3) potential opportunities for recovering more of the service costs through user fee

Author: Wajahat Habibullah
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: economic, peacebuilding, policy, opportunities, conflict, economy, kashmir, political
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2009-02-01
ISBN-10: 143790291X
ISBN-13: 9781437902914

Efforts to develop warmer relations between South Asiażs two nuclear powers, India and Pakistan, will not succeed unless political violence in Kashmir is reduced. One of the key factors sustaining that violence is the dearth of economic opportunities, which ensures a steady supply of disaffected recruits to terrorists and militant groups. This report sketches the turbulent history of Kashmir from its division in 1947 through the revolt of 1989-90 to 2003, and then explores the economic dimensions of the conflict and the opportunities for peacebuilding. The governments of India and Pakistan, t
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