Positive Action, Inc.

264 4th Ave. South
Twin Falls, ID 83301

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 5
Total Value of Awards $504K
First Award Date 09/30/01
Most Recent Award Date 09/01/06

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Allred Carol Gerber Allred 4 Message
Firpo-Triplett Regina Firpo-Triplett 1
Carol Allred Carol 1 Message

5 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-06
Budget: 09/01/06 - 05/31/07

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Project Summary/Abstract: The Positive Action (PA) program is designed for substance abuse and violence prevention, and improves teaching skills, school leadership/administration skills, school organization, and both student behavior and academic achievement. Despite having strong evidence of effectiveness an...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Education
Topic: 2006
Budget: 01/01/06 - 12/31/06

This project, titled ¿Digitizing the K-8 Portion of the Positive Action Program for Web-Based Delivery,¿ is in response to Priority Two (Products) of the U.S. Department of Education Small Business Innovation Research Program, RFP Number: errd080008. The anticipated start date of this six-month grant is June 1st, 2006. The Positive Action (PA)...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 08/01/03 - 06/30/04

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Barriers related to time, cost, and fidelity continue to impede the adoption and effective implementation of evidence-based HIV prevention curricula. To promote effective use of evidence based programs by educators in schools and communities, Keneko Communications will create a prototype of a skills-based tea...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/01 - 03/31/02

DESCRIPTION (provided by investigator): The Positive Action (PA) program has been used for drug prevention since 1982. It is a comprehensive program that includes components for K- 12 classrooms, school climate change, parent involvement and community partnerships. Evaluation data demonstrate its effecti...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/01 - 03/31/02

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goal is to enhance the Positive Action (PA) sixth grade curriculum with an interactive website and CD-ROM. PA consists of a school curriculum together with school-wide climate, family, and community components. The program is based on theories of self-co...