federal grant http://wkms.org en $4.5M Grant Awarded to School Systems Near Fort Campbell http://wkms.org/post/45m-grant-awarded-school-systems-near-fort-campbell <p></p><p>The Department of Defense Education Activity awarded two school districts near Fort Campbell with a $4.5 million dollar grant to help students in military families.</p><p>The grant is being split between school districts in Clarksville-Montgomery County, Tenn., and Christian County, Ky. The grant will fund a liaison at each school district to help connect with and involve parents. Tue, 17 Sep 2013 21:06:17 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 34944 at http://wkms.org $4.5M Grant Awarded to School Systems Near Fort Campbell Southern Illinois Recieves Grant For Water Pipeline http://wkms.org/post/southern-illinois-recieves-grant-water-pipeline <p></p><p>State officials are putting up nearly $2 million&nbsp; in federal disaster money to relocate a water line running under Rend Lake in southern Illinois. Wed, 16 Jan 2013 14:49:16 +0000 John Walker & The Associated Press 26839 at http://wkms.org Southern Illinois Recieves Grant For Water Pipeline IL Gets Grant for Early Childhood Education http://wkms.org/post/il-gets-grant-early-childhood-education <p></p><p>Illinois is getting almost $35 million of federal aid for early childhood education. The Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge grant is funding a website informing parents of the quality of school programs in an effort to help them find the best place that matches their children’s needs. The money is also going toward professional development for early-childhood teachers, investments in efficiency, streamlining program administration and data systems and program evaluations. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 14:10:55 +0000 The Associated Press & Whitney Jones 25406 at http://wkms.org IL Gets Grant for Early Childhood Education SIU Receives Clean Coal Grant http://wkms.org/post/siu-receives-clean-coal-grant <p>Southern Illinois University Carbondale is getting a nearly $300,000 federal grant money meant to develop clean-coal technology.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:35:52 +0000 Drew Adams 18290 at http://wkms.org SIU Receives Clean Coal Grant