A $30 million Google Lunar XPrize has just doled out its first two monetary prizes on the mission to place a robot on the moon and explore its surface. Carnegie Mellon University is one of the beneficiaries.
North American schools and universities have an opportunity to outfit an active learning classroom for free through a new grant program from Steelcase Education.
In an effort to promote commercialization of technology at the University of North Carolina, the Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School is launching a program for entrepreneurial education and mentoring as well as supporting UNC technology-based companies.
California State University, Fresno will expand its DISCOVERe tablet program with the help of a $50,000 grant.
Teradata University Network has selected the winners of its first data analytics contest for higher education students.
Morehouse College will receive $700,000 in Microsoft software as part of a grant from the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.
The University of California Berkeley has received a $2 million grant to improve the integration of digital technology with humanities education and scholarship.
If you have a new idea for helping college students learn foundational math, the National Science Foundation (NSF) wants to give you money to research and test it out.
Southeastern Community College in Iowa has received a donation of CAD/CAM software valued at more than $1.7 million and will use it to train students in design and advanced manufacturing.
Indiana University's Pervasive Technology Institute is building a new cloud environment that will provide on-demand computing and data analysis resources for science and engineering research.