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MBID 2018 Conference Recap
MBID, hosted by the Department of Energy’s (DOE) MBED Office, with small business stakeholders in Washington, D.C. on Monday, August 20, 2018.
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Meet Alton “Pearson” Benson, Intern for the Office of Minority Education and Community Development
Get to know Pearson Benson from Hampton University. He is launching his career in marketing with the Minority Edu. and Community Development Office!
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Meet Christina Neal, Intern for the Office of Civil Rights and Equal Opportunity
Get to know Christina Neal from Spelman College. She is launching her legal career with the Office of Civil Rights!
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Meet Micharon Byrd, Intern for the Office of Civil Rights and Equal Opportunity
Get to know Micharon Byrd from Ave Maria School of Law. She is launching her career in public service with the Office of Civil Rights.
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Meet Tiffany Ni, Intern for the Minority Business and Economic Development Office
Get to know Tiffany from Virginia Commonwealth Univ. She is launching her career in economics with the Office of Minority Business and Economic Dev.
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Meet Francisco Vargas Alcántara, Intern for the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity
Get to know Francisco from Rutgers University-Newark. He is launching his career in public service at the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity.
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We say farewell and thank you to summer interns
The Office of Economic Impact and Diversity says farewell and thank you to our Minority Educational Institution Student Partnership Program interns.
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Greetings from the new ED Director
Meet the Honorable James E. Campos, the new Director of the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity at DOE and learn about some of our programs.
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Fort Valley State University’s CDEP, M-SEA, Student Visit
On July 12, 2018, participants in the pre-collegiate Fort Valley State University’s Cooperative Development Energy program visited the DOE.
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DOE Celebrates MLK50
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and in special commemoration of the 50th anniversary of his passing, the Office of Economic Impact and Divers
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NEWS

Secretary Perry Hosts DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards Ceremony
Secretary Perry recognizes the outstanding achievements of individuals and teams who have gone above and beyond in fulfilling DOE’s mission.
August 29, 2018
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The United States and Israel Establish Joint Center of Excellence in Energy
Energy Rick Perry and Israeli Minister of Energy Yuval Steinitz signed the agreement today at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
June 25, 2018
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C3E Announces Texas A&M Energy Institute Joining Collaborative Effort to Advance Women’s Leadership in Clean Energy
New collaboration with the Texas A&M Energy Institute will broaden the geographic reach and diversity representation of the United States C3E program.
May 9, 2018
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Energy Department creates Jobs Strategy Council to Focus on Job Growth in Energy Economy

Today, Secretary Moniz announced the creation of the Jobs Strategy Council (JSC), an initiative focused on accelerating job growth in American-made...

January 23, 2015
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Energy Department Announces New Minorities in Energy Industry Partner Network

WASHINGTON – At a forum marking the first anniversary of its Minorities in Energy Initiative (MIE), the Energy Department today announced the...

November 18, 2014
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Energy Department Trains Veterans in Advanced Manufacturing

Today, the first 24 participants marked the successful completion of the Advanced Manufacturing Internship program, a pilot effort sponsored by the...

August 15, 2014
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DOE Selects 8(a) Small Business to Provide Waste Tracking Services

Cincinnati – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today awarded a competitive small business set-aside contract to Ma-Chis Lower Creek Indian Tribe...

November 14, 2013
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DOE Awards Small Business Contract for Site Characterization and Erosion Control Work in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Cincinnati - The Department of Energy (DOE) today awarded a new contract to CTI & Associates, of Wixom, MI. CTI is a small business.

September 30, 2013
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DOE Awards Small Business Contract for Administrative Support to the Office of Environmental Management

Cincinnati - The Department of Energy (DOE) today awarded a task order to North Wind Solutions, LLC of Idaho Falls, Idaho to provide administrative...

September 26, 2013
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Historically Black Colleges and Universities Receive Funds for Fossil Energy Research

Five fossil energy-related projects that will help maintain the nation’s energy portfolio while also providing educational and research training...

August 15, 2013
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