Wilberforce University Receives $25K Gift From Premier Health

Premier Health president and CEO Mary Boosalis presented a $25,000 check to Wilberforce University this week to support the university’s...

T.I. Awards $25,000 Scholarship To HBCU Student In Honor Of His Late Sister

During VH1’s annual Dear Mama television special, guest T.I. took the time to honor a pivotal woman in his life by paying...

Here’s How You Can Win A $5M Investment In Your Business

43North, a startup competition and acceleratorprogram, is looking to invest $5 million in high-growth companies willing to relocate to Buffalo, New...

Texas Southern To Recognize James Prince, A.K.A. J. Prince, With Honorary Degree

HOUSTON (May 13, 2019) – Houston native and legendary entrepreneur/music mogul James Prince will receive an honorary doctorate degree from Texas...

Harris-Stowe Awarded $2.25M STEM Grant

Harris-Stowe State University has been awarded a $2.25 million grant from the National Science Foundation to support a science, technology,...

LeMoyne-Owen Professor Gets 3rd Fulbright US Scholar Grant

Mohammed Uddin, a professor of biology at LeMoyne-Owen College, has been selected as a Fulbright U.S. Scholar for 2019. The...

ECSU Awarded Nearly $600K U.S. Dept. of Education Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Elizabeth City State University recently received an award from the U.S. Department of Education for a grant totaling $586,437, to scale up an...

Fayetteville INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine’s 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award

Fayetteville State University (FSU) received the 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine for its AGORA Program, managed by FSU’s Center for Defense...

NSF Gives Center For The Advancement Of STEM Leadership $9 Million Grant

The Center for the Advancement of STEM Leadership has received a $9 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities – Undergraduate Program...

ECSU Will Receive $2.3 Million for Campus Renovation and Repairs

Elizabeth City State University will receive a $2.3 million allocation for campus repairs and renovations following the University of North Carolina Board of Governors meeting last week. Officials...

‘A Different World” Cast Reunites to Award 9 HBCUs

$360,000 in grants has been awarded to nine historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) for campus renovation in the Retool Your School competition. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQuKSsghIfU&feature=youtu.be Since the beginning of the...

Maroon & Gray Affair 2018

Texas Southern University President Austin Lane and First Lady Loren Lane are hosting their second annual signature event, The Maroon and Gray Affair on April 28, 2018, at the Marriott Marquis in...

Patsy And Gene Ponder Of Marshall, Texas, Make $2 Million Gift To Wiley College

Longtime Wiley College supporters say gift is in honor of College’s Retiring President, Haywood L. Strickland(Marshall, Texas) During a nostalgic visit to the Wiley Campus to bid...

Two Central State Students Receive A Leadership Award From A National Park For Spearheading...

WILBERFORCE, OH.  — Two Central State University students received youth leadership awards from the Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument for spearheading a letter-writing campaign in support...

Denzel Washington Honored At HBCU Debate Awards On Wiley College Campus

Several Wiley College students and faculty members took part in the first ever HBCU Debate Awards on campus at Wiley College to honor and recognize Denzel Washington...

NCCU Awarded $16.3 Million by NIH to Expand Health Disparities Research

North Carolina Central University (NCCU) has been awarded $16.3 million by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD), part of the National Institutes of...

Education Publication Dubs FAMU No.1 HBCU

TALLAHASSEE, FL - One of the nation's most respected diversity ranking news organizations, "Diverse: Issues in Higher Education," has published its annual list of the top bachelor's and...

FAMU Engineering Professors Awarded First CREST-RISE Award

FAMU-FSU College of Engineering professors, Tarik Dickens and Hui Wang, with the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, and Carl Moore, with the Department of Mechanical Engineering,...

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