Governor, Masingill to Announce Federal Grant Awarded to CIE

by News Bureau on Tuesday, Feb. 07, 2012

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News conference to announce that the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast Missouri State University has been awarded a JumpStarting Missouri Communities Post Flood grant.


  • Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon
  • Chris Masingill, federal co-chair of the Delta Regional Authority
  • Dr. Kenneth W. Dobbins, president of Southeast Missouri State University


10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8


Kem Statuary Hall, Aleen Vogel Wehking Alumni Center, Southeast Missouri State University



The grant funding will be used to assist flood-impacted counties in Missouri recover by providing training and technical assistance to disadvantaged microentrepreneurs.