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Delaware State Receives Largest Research Grant in School History

Delaware State University has received a five-year, $18.36 million research grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that will support the establishment of the Interdisciplinary Health Equity Research (IHER) Center on campus.

N.C. A&T Fined Nearly $2M For Exceeding Out-Of-State Freshman Enrollment Limits

North Carolina A&T is being penalized and fined for its rising enrollment of out-of-state freshmen.

Several HBCUs Receive STEM Grant From the U.S. Department of Energy

Yesterday, the Energy Department announced that it will award $30 million in federal grants to several HBCUs as well as to a college that primarily serves Native American students in the Pacific Northwest.

New Initiative By NBCA Alliance Seeks Financial Literacy In Minority Communities

The National Bankers Community Alliance (NBCA), which is powered by the National Bankers Association (NBA), has recently created an advanced new financial wellness pilot program to ensure that minority communities are actively developing healthy financial habits.

Gospel Artist Sir The Baptist Partners With McDonald’s For First-Ever ‘HBCU Exhibition’

Four HBCU music programs have the chance to win $75K thanks to a new grant competition presented by McDonald’s.

FVSU Receives Nearly $3 Million to Increase the Number of Minority STEM Graduates

Fort Valley State University (FVSU) has received a nearly $3 million grant from the Department of Education to expand the Cooperative Developmental Energy Program (CDEP) to increase the number of minority STEM graduates.

Miles College Grad Makes Largest Donation by Alum in School’s History

AL.com reports that entrepreneur and Miles College alum, Dale Thornton has made a $500K donation to his alma mater.

ASU to Receive $100,000 Donation From Accomplished Alumnus During Homecoming Game

Music Executive, Entrepreneur, and Humanitarian Courtney Stewart to Donate $100,000 to ASU During Homecoming Game

The Propel Center Hosts IG Live Highlighting Recipients of $1M Scholarship Award

On Wednesday, the Propel Center went live with HBCU Buzz on Instagram to inform the masses about their $1,000,000 scholarship fund and the awarded HBCU scholars. 

Howard is Gifted $1 Million from Anonymous Donor to Support Student Spaces

An anonymous donor from Howard's College of Medicine has gifted the university $1 million to enhance students' campus experiences.

The Propel Center Announces Recipients Of $1M HBCU Student Scholarship Award

The Propel Center has announced the recipients of the 2022 Student Impact Scholarship. 

Biden Announces Plan to Cancel up to $10K in Student Loan Debt

On Wednesday, President Joe Biden announced that he will forgive $10,000 in federal student debt for qualifying borrowers and will also cancel up to $20,000 for recipients of Pell Grants.

Howard’s Center of African Studies Receives a $3 Million Grant

The Center for African Studies at Howard has been awarded National Resource Center (NRC) and Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) grants from the United States Department of Education to support Africa-focused education.

Howard partners with The Foreign Agricultural Service for New Fellowship

Howard has partnered with the FAS to launch a new fellowship to help expand diversity in USDA foreign service corps

Saint Augustine Receives $1.6M Grant for Funding for Emerging Doctoral Students

Saint Augustine's University has been awarded a grant for $1.6M to assist emerging doctoral students in their involvement in research and other scholarly activities. 

Clark Atlanta Becomes First HBCU to Receive $10M National Science Foundation Grant

Clark Atlanta University has made history! Learn more in the release below. Clark Atlanta University (CAU) makes history as the first Historically Black College...

Claflin University To Establish New University Center With $548,000 Grant

Claflin University now has the funding to establish a new center focusing on economic development! Learn more in the story from staff at the...

Stillman College To Add New Civil Rights Museum, Digital Learning Center

Since the National Park Service announced its recent multi-million-dollar funding to HBCUs, Stillman College has shared its plans for using the money. Learn more...