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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

JSU Awarded $900K NCAA Grant

The NCAA has awarded Jackson State University $900,000 to help enhance the academic outcomes of JSU student-athletes. The funds, which will be dispersed over three years, are...

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...

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...

Central State University is Seeking Land-Grant Status

A proposal now under consideration in the Ohio Senate calls for the designation of Central State University as a land-grant university. The designation of land-grant status would...

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...

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...

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...

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