Grants Awarded (by most recent award)

 

American Association of Colleges and Universities
  • $1,000 to host a Civil Rights workshop
  • Funding period is 7/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Patty Robinson
The Western States Arts Federation
  • $2,250 for artist fees for Tiempo Libre at the PAC
  • $2,500 for artist fees for Lady Black Mambazo at the PAC
  • Funding period is 7/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Evy Warshawski
Target Foundation
  • $2,000 for the K-12 Arts Education Outreach program
  • Funding period is 7/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Evy Warshawski
National Science Foundation
  • $664,942 to create an advanced automated manufacturing program
  • Funds staff, curriculum, equipment, supplies and travel for program
  • Funding period is 08/15/2013 to 06/30/2016
  • Project Director is Tim Baber
National Science Foundation
  • $248,562for a faculty exchange program between the United States and Germany focusing on alternative energies in conjunction with the CREATE grant
  • Funds staff and travel for program
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Kathy Alfano
Caifornia Community Chancellor's Office
  • $300,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to fund the Deputy Sector Navigator in information and communication technologies/digital media
  • Funds staff, travel and materials to promote a regional collaboration in information and communication technologies/digital media
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Paula Hodge
Caifornia Community Chancellor's Office
  • $300,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to fund the Deputy Sector Navigator in allied health
  • Funds staff, travel and materials to promote a regional collaboration in allied health
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is John Cordova
Caifornia Community Chancellor's Office
  • $300,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to fund the Deputy Sector Navigator in Advanced Manufacturing
  • Funds staff, travel and materials to promote a regional collaboration in advanced manufacturing
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Joe Klocko
Wells Fargo Foundation
  • $10,000 from the Wells Fargo Foundation
  • Matching funds for the SBDC grant from the Small Business Administration
  • Funding period is 01/01/2014 to 12/31/2014
  • Project Director is Steve Tannehill
Arthur Rupe Foundation
  • $48,275 from the Arthur Rupe Foundation
  • Funds 50% of faculty costs, supplies and student fingerprinting (for clinical) for Nursing 050 in spring and Nursing 051 in summer
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Diane Morey
Nursing – Special workshops
  • $125,000 over 2 years from the State of California’s Song-Brown program to offer special workshops for nursing students in various places in the program
  • Funds adjunct instructor, adjunct counselor and retention specialist
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2015
  • Project Director is Dr. Diane Morey
Nursing
California Arts Council
  • $7,680 for Lula Washington artist in residency program with Castaic and Sulphur Springs school districts
  • Funds artist fees and staff for program
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Evy Warshawski
Teacher Preparation Pipeline
  • $120,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to expand the teacher preparation program, TEACH program and Future Educator’s Club
  • Funds staff, supplies, travel and workshops
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 09/30/2014
  • Project Director is Renee Marshall
Small Business Administration
  • $317,000 from the Small Business Development Center
  • Funds all program expenses, including staff, travel and suppplies
  • Matched $1 for $1
  • Funding period is 01/01/2013 to 12/31/2013
  • Project Director is Steve Tannehill
Questa College
  • $15,000 from Questa College to support the Young Entreprenuer's Program operated by the SBDC
  • Funds all program expenses, including staff and suppplies
  • Funding period is 01/01/2013 to 12/31/2013
  • Project Director is Steve Tannehill
Thelma Pearl Howard Foundation
  • $13,398 from the Thelma Pearl Howard Foundation
  • Supports K-12 Arts Education Outreach Residency of dancer Tiffany Bong
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Evy Warshawski
Academy of the Canyons
  • $99,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for staff, supplies and conferences
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Diane Stewart
MESA
  • $50,500 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for staff, supplies and miscellaneous expenses
  • Funding period is 07/01/2013 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Susan Crowther
  • Complete application - MESA 2013 Renewal Application.pdfMESA 2013 Renewal Application.pdf
National Science Foundation (sub-award of Lorraine County Community College in Ohio)
  • $47,940 for the pipe welding program
  • Funds staff and travel to create a national consortium in pipe welding
  • Funding period is 07/01/2011 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Tim Baber
Los Angeles County Supervisors
  • $125,000 for the fast-track training program
  • Funds staff and suppplies to offer a fast-track in CNC Machining
  • Funding period is 07/01/2011 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is John Milburn
Los Angeles County Supervisors
  • $125,000 for the Small Business Development Center
  • Funds program expenses, including staff, travel and suppplies
  • Funding period is 07/01/2011 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Steve Tannehill
Questa College 
  • $30,000 from Questa College to support the Young Entreprenuer's Program operated by the SBDC
  • Funds all program expenses, including staff and suppplies
  • Funding period is 01/01/2012 to 12/31/2012
  • Project Director is Steve Tannehill
Caifornia Community Chancellor's Office
  • $500,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to be the state fiscal agent for all closed captioning requests
  • Funds staff, travel and statewide captioniong
  • Funding period is 07/01/2011 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is James Glapa-Grossklag
Economic Workforce Development Coordination Services Grant
  • $198,381 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to be coordinator and fiscal agent for all statewide community college Economic Workforce Development events
  • Funds staff, travel, statewide conference and workshops
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 09/30/2013
  • Project Director is Pete Bellas
Small Business Administration 
  • $317,000 from the Small Business Development Center
  • Funds all program expenses, including staff, travel and suppplies
  • Matched $1 for $1 
  • Funding period is 01/01/2012 to 12/31/2012
  • Project Director is Steve Tannehill
Wells Fargo Foundation
  • $10,000 from the Wells Fargo Foundation
  • Matching funds for the SBDC grant from the Small Business Administration
  • Funding period is 12/01/2012 to 11/30/2013
  • Project Director is Steve Tannehill
Arthur Rupe Foundation
  • $20,274 from the Arthur Rupe Foundation
  • Funds 50% of faculty costs, supplies and student fingerprinting (for clinical) for Nursing 050 in spring and Nursing 051 in summer
  • Funding period is 12/01/2012 to 06/30/2013
  • Project Director is Diane Morey
Responsive Training Fund
  • $239,553 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Partnership with Henry Mayo to train 33 LVNs to RNs. Funds salaries, supplies and equipment
  • Funding period is 10/01/2012 to 12/31/2013
  • Project Director is John Milburn 
Industry Driven Regional Collaborative
  • $117,802 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Funds equipment, supplies and evaluation for the plumbing program
  • Funding period is 10/01/2012 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Peter Parrish
California Arts Council
  • $9,840 for Lula Washington artist in residency program with Castaic and Sulphur Springs school districts
  • Funds artist fees and staff for program
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 06/30/2013
  • Project Director is Adam Philipson
CACT
  • $205,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for staff, supplies and training
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 06/30/2013
  • Project Director is Joe Klocko
  • Complete application - CACT 2012 Renewal Application
National Science Foundation
  • $241,682 for a faculty exchange program between the United States and Australia focusing on alternative energies in conjunction with the CREATE grant
  • Funds staff and travel for program
  • Funding period is 09/01/2012 to 07/14/2014
  • Project Director is Kathy Alfano
Mental Health Awareness
  • $170,282 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Funds costs associated with mental health awareness and training
  • Funding period is 07/26/2012 to 05/31/2014
  • Project Director is Colleen Reeves
Nursing Enrollment Growth
  • $293,374 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to maintain expanded spaces in the nursing program
  • Funds an instructor
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Diane Morey
Thelma Pearl Howard Foundation
  • $19,425 from the Thelma Pearl Howard Foundation
  • Supports K-12 Arts Education Outreach Residency of dancer Tiffany Bong
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 06/30/2013
  • Project Director is Adam Philipson
Academy of the Canyons
  • $84,153 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for staff, supplies and conferences
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 06/30/2013
  • Project Director is Joe Gerda
  • Complete application - AOC 2012 Renewal Application
MESA
  • $50,500 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for staff, supplies and miscellaneous expenses
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 06/30/2013
  • Project Director is Susan Crowther
  • Complete application - MESA 2012 Renewal Application
United States Department of Education
  • $1,250,000 from the United States Department of Education for Upward Bound
  • Partnership with Golden Valley High School to help underrepresented students become college ready. Funds staff, supplies, travel, workshops and a summer institute for the high school students
  • Funding period is 09/01/2012 to 08/31/2017
  • Project Director is CarrieLynne Draper
Teacher Preparation Pipeline
  • $120,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to expand the teacher preparation program, TEACH program and Future Educator’s Club
  • Funds staff, supplies, travel and workshops
  • Funding period is 02/01/2012 to 06/28/2013
  • Project Director is Renee Marshall
Career Technical Education Community Collaborative Grant
  • $348,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for curriculum, staff, supplies and equipment
  • Funding period is 02/01/2012 to 02/28/2014
  • Project Director is Audrey Green
Welding - Junior High Summer Institute
  • $1,500 from Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs
  • Funding for costs related to the Junior High Summer Institute
  • Funding period is 03/01/2012 to 12/31/2012
  • Project Director is Tim Baber
Nursing – Nursing Retention and Support for Transition Program
  • $124,949 over 2 years from the State of California’s Song-Brown program to create a Nursing Retention and Support for Transition Program for at-risk students in Nursing
  • Funds adjunct instructor, adjunct counselor and retention specialist
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Dr. Diane Morey
Nursing
  • $160,000 over 2 years from the State of California’s Song-Brown program to expand nursing program
  • Funds instructor
  • Funding period is 07/01/2012 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Dr. Diane Morey
James Irvine Foundation
Chancellor's Office
  • $358,300 Industry Driven Regional Collaborative for Laser Welding
  • Funds staff, supplies, marketing, equipment, curriculum and classroom modifications
  • Funding period is 10/01/2011 to 06/30/2013
  • Tim Baber is project director
Chancellor’s Office
  • No funding but part of Industry Driven Regional Collaborative collaborative application through Cuyamaca College for Water program
  • Will get updated curriculum for Water program
  • Funding period is 10/01/2011 to 06/30/2013
  • Regina Blasberg is project director
The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation
  • $100,000 over 2 years for K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program
  • Funds staff, artist fess and supplies for program
  • Funding period is 10/01/2011 to 09/31/2013
  • Adam Philipson is project director
United States Department of Education Hispanic-Serving Institutions Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics and Articulation Programs (Sub-award of CSUN)
  • $498,580 for MESA activities and creation of an "Engineering Boot Camp" designed to help MESA students transfer to CSUN
  • Funds staff, textbooks and travel for program
  • Funding period is 10/01/2011 to 09/31/2016
  • Susan Crowther is project director
Clarence C. Heller Foundation
  • $30,000 for professional development in arts integration for K-12 teachers
  • Funds staff, supplies and workshops for program
  • Funding period is 07/01/2011 to 08/31/2012
  • Adam Philipson is project director
Incident Command Training
  • $1,500 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Funds costs associated with CERT Training for the Incident Command team
  • Funding period is 07/01/2011 to 06/30/2012
  • Tammy Castor is project director
Career Technical Education Community Collaborative Grant
  • $400,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for curriculum, staff, supplies and equipment
  • Funding period is 04/01/2011 to 03/31/2013
  • Project Director is Audrey Green
Job Development Incentive Fund
  • $187,500 as a sub-award of North Orange Community College District
  • Funds training of unemployed and dislocated incumbent workers in manufacturing
  • Funding period is 01/26/2011 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Joe Klocko
Responsive Worker Training Fund
  • $187,500 as a sub-award of North Orange Community College District
  • Funds training of incumbent workers in manufacturing and aerospace
  • Funding period is 01/26/2011 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Joe Klocko
Canyon Country Gardens
  • $1,500 from the City of Santa Clarita
  • Funds workshops for residents
  • Funding period is 02/01/2011 to 12/30/2012
  • Project Director is Dena Maloney
Reentry Program
  • $5,000 from the AT&T Foundation
  • Funds marketing of the reentry and veterans programs
  • Funding period is 01/01/2011 to 12/31/2011
  • Project Director is Deborah Rio
Economic Workforce Development Coordination Services Grant
  • $198,381 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to be coordinator and fiscal agent for all statewide community college Economic Workforce Development events
  • Funds staff, travel, statewide conference and workshops
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 09/30/2011
  • Project Director is Dr. Dena Maloney
Regional CREATE Center – Alternative Energy
  • $3 million over four years from the National Science Foundation
  • Funds the creation of alternative energy programs at partner colleges and COC. Funds will be used for curriculum, staff, professional development, equipment and supplies.
  • Funding period is 08/15/2010 to 06/30/2014
  • Project Director is Dr. Kathy Alfano
Alternative Energy Training Institute
  • $500,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy, through a congressional award, to create and expand energy programs at College of the Canyons, Copper Mountain College and the colleges in the San Mateo Community College District
  • Funds curriculum, staff, travel, equipment and supplies
  • Funding period is 08/01/2010 to 07/31/2011
  • Project Director is Kristin Houser
MESA Service Learning
  • $67,184 from Learn and Serve America
  • Funds college students to teach participatory science kits to enable hands-on discovery in 5th grade classrooms in the Newhall School District, Castaic School District and the Santa Clarita Valley International Charter School
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Susan Crowther
Nursing Enrollment Growth
  • $293,374 over 2 years from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to expand spaces in the nursing program
  • Funds an instructor
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Dr. Diane Morey
Teacher Preparation Pipeline
  • $225,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to expand the teacher preparation program, TEACH program and Future Educator’s Club
  • Funds staff, supplies, travel and workshops
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 09/30/2011
  • Project Director is Renee Marshall
Student Election Worker
  • $59,200 per year for two years from the U.S. Election Commission
  • Funds the training of students and community members to work as election poll workers
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Dr. David Andrus
Responsive Worker Training Fund
  • $150,073 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Funds project management training for Boston Scientific
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 09/30/2011
  • Project Director is Kevin Walsh
IDRC Welding Automation
  • $350,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office to create a Welding Automation certificate program that can be completed in no more than 18 months
  • Funds curriculum, equipment, supplies and marketing
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Tim Baber
CACT
  • $205,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for staff, supplies and training
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 09/30/2011
  • Project Director is Joe Klocko
Nursing – Early Intervention Program
  • $125,000 over 2 years from the State of California’s Song-Brown program to create an early intervention program for nursing students in danger of failing
  • Funds adjunct instructor, adjunct counselor and retention specialist
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Dr. Diane Morey
Nursing
  • $160,000 over 2 years from the State of California’s Song-Brown program to expand nursing program
  • Funds instructor
  • Funding period is 07/01/2010 to 06/30/2012
  • Project Director is Dr. Diane Morey
Career Technical Education Community Collaborative Grant
  • $310,000 from the State of California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office
  • Renewal of grant funding for curriculum, staff, supplies and equipment
  • Funding period is 01/01/2010 to 03/31/2012
  • Project Director is Audrey Green
Open Educational Resources
  • $298,896 over 2 years from the U.S. Department of Education - FIPSE
  • Funds the creation of material to expand the open educational resource repository as well as training for instructors on how to create and use the material
  • Funding period is 10/01/2009 to 09/30/2011
  • Project Directors are James Glapa-Grossklag and John Makevich
Gerontology Training Program
  • $105,380 over two years from the U.S. Department of Education – FIPSE in partnership with UCLA
  • Funds creation of a Caring for Older Adults certificate program and adjunct instructors
  • Funding period is 10/01/2009 to 09/30/2012
  • Project Director is Dr. Patty Robinson