Bradley Receives Asia Grant

Congressman Ray LaHood recently announced that Bradley University has been awarded a federal grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The Business and International Education Program's Title VIB grant will total $170,000 over two years to increase Asia-specific curricula and business assistance for exports to Asia.

SBDC Client Wins Governor's Award

Al Howerton, President of H & H Industries, Inc. in Elmwood, Illinois was honored as the recipient of the 2002 Governor's “Small Business Person of the Year” Award. Mr. Howerton was presented with the award on February 5, 2002 at a banquet held annually in conjunction with the Governor's Small Business Summit.