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Alabama Launchpad awards grants to hopeful innovators.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Alabama Launchpad program awarded $55,000 in grants to help small businesses seek federal assistance in getting their products to market. The program of the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama awarded grants to 11 small ...

Rural Alabama gets $5 million economic boost.

WHITE HALL, Ala. – Nearly $5 million worth of public improvement projects are coming to rural Alabama. U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced the funding for initiatives to protect public safety and health, improve water and wastewat ...

Four Alabama companies and innovators to watch.

ALABAMA – The Alabama Innovation Awards recently named the state’s top innovators for 2015. Alabama Launchpad, a program of the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama, said the contest winners had to exemplify innovation in the areas of job ...