of Federal Domestic Assistance Is Online
for federal grants or loans for flood control, food and nutrition
programs, education and training, or small business development?
How about help for community development programs, childcare, or
mental health research? Go to the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance.
You'll find information on more than 1400 federal programs, including
grants, loans, scholarships, and other forms of assistance, both
financial and non-financial.
Patent Applications Using the Internet
this year, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, a new performance-based
organization in the Department of Commerce, unveiled a pilot program
that will allow a small group of participants to apply online for
patents for inventions that aren't too complex. All patent applicants
can track the status of their patent applications online.
Security Introduces Online Retirement Planner
the most important things you'll do in your lifetime is plan your
retirement. And it's never too early to begin. The Social Security
Retirement Planner will let you compute estimates of your future
Social Security benefits online.
Service Offers Electronic Billing and Payment
Generations of Americans have paid their bills by
putting the statement along with a check, money order, or credit
card number into a stamped envelope and dropping it in the nearest
mailbox. Now, the Internet generation - companies and customers
-- can rely on USPS eBillPay.
Human Face of Reinventing Government
Here's an e-zine
by and about federal employees and what they do to protect and improve
2, No. 28, April 10, 2000
2, No. 27, April 3, 2000
2, No. 26, March 27, 2000
2, No. 25, March 20, 2000
2, No. 24, March 13, 2000