Ford's University Research Program (URP) awards grants in a wide range of disciplines that focus on innovative automotive technology with near- and mid-term implementation potential. Ford recently awarded 13 additional grants, selected from more than 70 applicants, to 12 universities scattered across the globe.
Ford Motor Company is losing billions of dollars in America, but Ford Motor China is giving money away. Thankfully it's for a good cause. Today, Ford announced the names of 23 individuals and organizations in China that will receive grants from Ford in China totaling about $131,000 US dollars (the number sounds much more impressive when expressed in Chinese yuan: 1.05 million). This is the 7th year of the Ford Motor Conservation & Environmental Grants, China (CEGC) and this year grants were