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...

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...

The U.S Department of Education Awards nearly $228 million to 97 HBCU’s. Breakdown

On September 18th, 2012 the U.S Department of Education awarded nearly 228 million dollars to HBCU’s in five-year grants. The formula for the grants is formulated by...

Bill Gates Speaks on Meeting Students Where They Are

A new video on student success for low-income and first-generation students highlights two outstanding black colleges—Johnson C. Smith University and Delaware State University—“who are experimenting with exciting...

Shaw University Receives $25,000 Grant From Wells Fargo

RALEIGH, N.C. (April 18, 2016) – Wells Fargo Bank joins Shaw University’s growing list of corporate partnerships that are in alignment with the university’s bold, transformational journey....

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...

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...

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...

Saint Augustine’s College Educational Talent Search receives nearly $405,000

The Saint Augustine’s College Educational Talent Search Project has been selected to receive funding from the federal Department of Education. The college’s Educational Talent Search Project will...

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...

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...

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...

Cheyney professor strives for grants to encourage minorities in math, sciences

On the campus of Cheyney University, a school that is no stranger to financial hardship, professor Adedoyin M. Adeyiga is a rainmaker. The African-born chemistry professor, whose father...

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...

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...

NSU Foundation Receives $45,000 Grant from Hampton Roads Community Foundation

The E.K. Sloane Fund of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation has awarded the Norfolk State University Foundation, Inc. a $45,000 grant to purchase a Yamaha C7 piano...

FVSU Henry A Hunt Memorial Library nets two grants

Two small grants will make a huge difference at Fort Valley State University. Recently, the Henry A. Hunt Memorial Library received $7,000 from two organizations: United States...

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...

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