Newly revised and expanded for 2010 with updated material not found in earlier editions - including complete coverage of the stimulus package (ARRA) - our unique electronic book on two CD-ROMs has an amazing collection of the finest federal documents and resources on government grants, loans, and assistance programs for individuals, non-profit groups, businesses, students - everyone! It is more relevant than ever! New for 2010: a comprehensive and up-to-date CFDA Program list spreadsheet, with over 1900 programs listed by program title, program number, Agency, and specific URL! Our section on getting files and records from government agencies through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and the Privacy Act has been fully updated. Save time and effort by using this comprehensive resource to find grants, disaster relief, loans, student aid, programs, or records! There is individual coverage of federal agencies and departments, along with tips and resources for grant proposal writing. Federal student aid programs are covered, with Education Department information on college loans, and the 2010 Federal Student Aid Handbook. In addition, next-generation search technology allows complete cross-file indexing and makes all files on each disc fully searchable. The depth and breadth of the coverage of federal grants, loans, and small business programs is truly awesome. The second disc adds almost 55,000 pages of detailed material to our basic grants disc (for a total of nearly 114,000 pages), including the Green Book on Social Programs, full coverage of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives programs, HUD, EPA, Energy, Education, Arts, NASA, NIST, NOAA, Transportation, USDA, and other programs, and more! AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT (Stimulus or Recovery Package) - Complete coverage, with information on project awards, grants, plans, and much more. FEDERAL GRANTS - We go far beyond just the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA), the OFFICIAL guide to federal grants, with its thousands of pages on loans, grants, surplus equipment, and training from 1941 agency and department programs worth $300 billion. (The printed CFDA is still sold by GPO, now raised to $80!) There are new programs from the Departments of Agriculture, Defense, HUD, Interior, Justice, Labor, Transportation, EPA, Energy, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Health and Human Services, and Homeland Security. Our CD-ROM has unique sections devoted to specific agencies or topics. FOIA and Privacy Act coverage has information on contacting every government agency, guides to writing FOIA requests, FOIA law and related topics. There is specific information on all 15 types of assistance: Formula & Project Grants, Direct Payments - Unrestricted, Loans, Insurance, Sale/Exchange/Donation of Property, Goods, Use of Property, Facilities, Equipment, Advisory Services, Counseling, Technical Information, Training, Investigation of Complaints, and Federal Employment. Categories of service provided include: Agriculture, Arts, Business, Commerce, Community Development, Consumer Protection, Disaster Prevention and Relief, Education, Employment, Labor, Training, Energy, Environmental Quality, Food, Nutrition, Health, Housing, Humanities, Information, Statistics, Law/Justice/Legal Services, Natural Resources, Regional Development, Science, Technology, Social Services, Income Security, and Transportation. As the catalog itself says, "Get started today exploring the amazing world of grants and loans provided by the Federal Government!" GOVERNMENT LOANS - This 2010 guide features our most detailed coverage ever of loan programs for agriculture, business, disaster relief, education, housing, and veterans, with program description, application processes, and contact information. SMALL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE - There is comprehensive information for entrepreneurs.
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This incredible CD-ROM set is packed with over 114,000 pages reproduced using Adobe Acrobat PDF software - allowing direct viewing on Windows and Macintosh systems. Advanced search and indexing features are built into our reproduction, providing a complete full-text index. This enables the user to search all the files on the disk at one time for words or phrases using just one search command! The Acrobat cataloging technology adds enormous value and uncommon functionality to this impressive collection. Our news and educational discs are privately compiled collections of official public domain U.S. government files and documents - they are not produced by the federal government. They are designed to provide a convenient user-friendly reference work, utilizing the benefits of the Adobe Acrobat format to uniformly present thousands of pages that can be rapidly reviewed, searched by finding specific words, or printed without untold hours of tedious research and downloading. Vast archives of important public domain government information that might otherwise remain inaccessible are available for instant review no matter where you are. This book-on-a-disc format makes a great reference work and educational tool. There is no other reference that is as fast, convenient, comprehensive, thoroughly researched, and portable - everything you need to know, from the federal sources you trust. Types of recipients: State (Includes District Of Columbia; Includes Institutions Of Higher Education And Hospitals); Local (Excludes Institutions Of Higher Education And Hospitals); County; City or Township; Special District Government; Independent School District; Sponsored Organization; Public Nonprofit Institution/Organization (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals); Other Public Institutions/Organizations; Federally Recognized Indian Tribal Governments; U.S. Territories And Possessions (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals); Non-Government - General; Individual/Family; Minority Group; Specialized Group (Health Professional, Student, Veteran); Small Business (Less Than 500 Employees); Profit Organization; Private Nonprofit Institution/Organization (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals); Quasi-Public Nonprofit Institution/Organization; Other Private Institution/Organization; Anyone/General Public; Native American Organization; Individual/Family; Minority group; Specialized group (e.g. health professionals, students, veterans); Private Institution of Higher Education; Hispanic-serving Institution; Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs); Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs); Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions; Non-domestic (non-US) Entity; Quasi-public nonprofit organization; Anyone/general public; Native American Organizations; Health Professional; Education Professional; Student/Trainee; Graduate Student; Scientist/Researchers; Artist/Humanist; Engineer/Architect; Builder/Contractor/Developer; Farmer/Rancher/Agriculture Producer; Industrialist/Business person; Consumer; Homeowner; Land/Property Owner; African American; American Indian; Spanish Origin; Asian; Other Non-White; Migrant; Refugee/Alien; Veteran/Service person/Reservist (including dependents); Women; Persons with Disabilities; Physically Afflicted (e.g. TB, Arthritis, Heart Disease); Mentally Disabled; Drug Addict; Alcoholic; Juvenile Delinquent; Infant (0-5); Preschool; School; Child (6-15); Youth (16-21); Senior Citizen (60+); Unemployed; Welfare Recipient; Pension Recipient; Moderate Income; Low Income; Major Metropolis (over 250,000); Other Urban; Suburban; Rural.
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Book Description Progressive Management, 2009. CD-ROM. Book Condition: Brand New. 5.50x4.90x0.40 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1422050157