Seventeen of your OSU Extension colleagues; faculty and staff from five Ohio State colleges and two institutes/VP units; and ten community partners are involved in the 2016 OSU CARES grants. The grants were awarded in March and recognized at the May 3 Patterson Lecture and Outreach and Engagement Forum. Visit osucares.osu.edu/grants-program/grants/2016-seed-grants to learn more about the work of the 2016 OSU CARES grant teams, and visit outreach.osu.edu to learn more about the annual James F. Patterson lecture.
This year’s OSU CARES grants focus on:
– Management of Algal Growth in Ohio’s Medium-Sized Lakes
– Securing the Future Workforce – Certifying Direct Care Workers in Long-Term Care
– Place-Based Leadership Academy Initiative
– Reducing Barriers to Entry for the Direct Sales of Local Foods in Ohio: A Review of Current Laws/Rules and Suggesting Changes for Ohio Businesses
Family and Consumer Sciences