10 HBCUs that Offer Full Scholarships

NY Amsterdam News As parents and students look at options for higher education, historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are often times in the conversation. However, many Black families...

Morgan State Receives $500,000 Grant to Create Humanities and Social Sciences Institute

Morgan State University has received a $500,000 grant to establish a program aimed at increasing the enrollment, retention and graduation rates of undergraduate humanities and social sciences...

Howard Gets $1.7M Grant For Language, International Studies Programs

Howard University Newsroom WASHINGTON—The Department of African Studies has received a grant of $1.7 million from the U.S. Department of Education to strengthen foreign language instruction and international...

Dillard Receives $1.5 Million Federal Education Grant

Dillard University Newsroom (NEW ORLEANS, LA) – Dillard University has received a five-year grant totaling $1.5 million from the U.S. Department of Education to provide tutoring, counseling and...

Spelman College Awarded $2M Grant From Defense Department To Aid STEM Education

Historically Black College (HBCU) Spelman College is now the benefactor of a major grant from the U.S. Department of Defense.

North Carolina Central Improvement Project Receives $50,000 Award From Home Depot

NCCU News North Carolina Central University (NCCU) has been selected as a top winner in The Home Depot 2015 Retool Your School Campus Improvement Grant Program, receiving a...

Central State University Receives Nearly $600,000 to Create an Ag-STEM Institute

Central State University Newsroom Central State University will create an Ag-STEM Institute to prepare youth and college students for careers in agriculture. Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown announced an...

Fayetteville State Receives Grant to Support Students With Learning Differences

Students who learn differently will have access to an array of academic supports through a new program at Fayetteville State University (FSU) called Bronco STAR (Supporting Transition,...

Delaware State Awarded $500,000 to Establish new Economic Development Center

The Economic Development Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce has awarded Delaware State University a $500,000 grant to fund the establishment of a DSU Center for...

President Obama Announces Over $240 Million in STEM Commitments

Whitehouse.gov WASHINGTON, DC – President Obama hosted the 2015 White House Science Fair March 23 to celebrate the student winners of a broad range of science, technology, engineering...

Johnson C. Smith Will Expand Online Education with $1.75M Duke Endowment Grant

Charlotte Business Journal Johnson C. Smith University has received a $1.75 million grant from the Duke Endowment to expand its online offerings for adult students. Those funds will support...

PVAMU Wins 2015 Honda Campus All-Star Challenge National Championship

For the second time in school history, a team of academic stars representing Prairie View A&M University bested 47 teams from America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities...

Dillard Awarded $10.5 Million From National Institute Of Health

Grants will provide research and training in developing environmental workforce (NEW ORLEANS, LA) – Dillard University recently received a major grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health...

Howard University Keeps Its Promise, Will Give Rebates To Graduating Students

In a news release posted on Monday, Howard University officials announced that the school is making good on its promise to pay back graduating students who has...

MVSU Awarded Over $100,000 in Microsoft Software

Mississippi Valley State University has been awarded $107,926 in Microsoft software as a Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) Member School. A grant was awarded through Microsoft to the TMCF...

Nearly 70 high schoolers enrolled in free Scholars Academy at Bowie State University

Destiny Bayemake, a rising sophomore at Bowie High School, didn’t think she was going to like the six-week summer science program that culminates today at Bowie State...

Grambling State’s Mass Commucations Department Wins $50,000 Reynolds Grant

The department of mass communication at Grambling State University is in rarefied company, being the smallest program in the country selected for the $50,000 Reynolds Foundation Visiting...

MD HBCUs receive $12.2 million in federal funding

Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Education awarded more than $12.2 million of federal grants towards Maryland’s four Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs): Morgan State University, Coppin...

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