UNCF Stands with Bennett College

(WASHINGTON, DC) – , Despite a 10 percent increase in fundraising, improvements in infrastructure, a two percent increase in enrollment and a grant to assist with...

The Cast Of ‘A Different World’ Gave $100k Check To This HBCU

The cast of A Different World is giving back to a historically black college and university (HBCU) in need. According to EBONY, the cast of...

The UNCF STEM Scholars Program Scholarship is Now OPEN

The UNCF STEM Scholars Program is a ten-year initiative designed to identify and provide scholarship and academic support for a total of 500 talented African American high...

Kevin Hart Joins UNCF In Launching a New $600,000 Scholarship Program

Following on his generous $100,000 scholarship gift made in 2015 through UNCF (the United Negro College Fund) to four deserving college students, actor and comedian Kevin Hart...

Bennett College Releases Full-ride Scholarship

GREENSBORO — Bennett College has a new tool to attract top students: a full-ride scholarship. The Illustrious Belle Award covers the full cost of attendance for top first-year...

Beyoncé Offering Scholarships To Two Female Students At HBCUs

Beyoncé has announced the funding of her new college scholarship for young women, Formation Scholars program. Beyoncé, who is celebrating the one-year anniversary of Lemonade, is giving scholarships to...

Inaugural Maroon And Gray Affair Is A Smashing Success At TSU

HOUSTON (May 1, 2017) – Texas Southern University held its inaugural Maroon and Gray Affair on April 29 at the Marriott Marquis Houston and raised in excess...

2017 HBCU All-Star Application Is Available, Nominate Yourself Today

Are you a student who wants to impact your HBCU Campus and community? The 2017 HBCU All-Star application is available, the deadline is May 12. Here's how you...

NCCU Divine 9 Chapters Set The Trend In Establishing Scholarship Funds

Alumni from two chapters of North Carolina Central University’s National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) have established permanent legacies at the university by creating endowment funds for student scholarships. Members...

Will Other Black Celebrities Follow Diddy’s Lead And To Donate To HBCUs?

As October rolls around, we are nearing a very popular time in the African American community- homecoming season. From Howard to FAMU to Spelman and Morehouse, it’s consistently been...

Sean Diddy Combs Gives Back to Howard University, 1 Million Dollars During Bad Boy...

When it comes to HBCU's especially, it's always notable when a person of influence gives back to their respective alma maters. During the Thursday night show of...

Thurgood Marshall College Fund And Apple To Create New HBCU Scholarship Program

On Aug. 25, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) started admitting applicants for its brand new scholarship institute, the Apple HBCU Scholars Program. Slated as now being the biggest...

Top High School Senior in the Country Will Pursue Degree at FAMU

FAMU Newsroom TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – On June 29, National Achievement Award Finalist, Bryan Anderson, will begin the pursuit of a degree in computer engineering at Florida Agricultural and...

Albany State Generates $59 Million in Research Grants

ALBANY, Ga. – Albany State University continues to make its presence known with the millions of dollars that it pumps into the local and regional area. The university...

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