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ASU Receives $25k National Grant to Assist with Student Food Availability & Security!
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ASU Receives $25k National Grant to Assist with Student Food Availability & Security!

Alabama State University’s Student Affair’s Food Pantry that is located at its Counseling Center has been awarded a grant of $25,000 from the ECMC Foundation through the Alabama Campus Coalition for Basic Needs, which the University is a member. The grant will support food availability and security for ASU students to help ensure that their nutritional needs … Continue reading

Coca-Cola Lifting the Weight of Student Debt
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Coca-Cola Lifting the Weight of Student Debt

The Coca-Cola Foundation Commits $2.08 Million to Student Scholarships at Morehouse School of Medicine December (2019)- The Coca-Cola Foundation has awarded $2.08 million to Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) for scholarships that will allow 12 medical students to pursue their dreams without the distraction of severe debt. In addition to this current gift, The Coca-Cola … Continue reading

$3 Million in Grants Helps Morehouse, Spelman, and Prairie View Invest in Faculty Development
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$3 Million in Grants Helps Morehouse, Spelman, and Prairie View Invest in Faculty Development

November (2019)– Three prominent historically Black colleges and universities, Morehouse College, Spelman College and Prairie View A&M University, plan to invest more money in faculty development after receiving several grants totaling $3 million from the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation. The grants come at a time … Continue reading

TSU SECURES $11.4 MILLION TO HELP PROVIDE FAMILIES WITH BETTER CHILDCARE IN TENNESSEE
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TSU SECURES $11.4 MILLION TO HELP PROVIDE FAMILIES WITH BETTER CHILDCARE IN TENNESSEE

November (2019)— Child care providers in Tennessee will have the opportunity to receive additional training thanks to a new $11.4 million federal grant secured by Tennessee State University’s Center of Excellence for Learning Sciences. The university believes better trained daycare providers will mean better daycare services for Tennessee families. Dr. Kimberly Smith, the center’s director, … Continue reading

MSM Receives Renewal Award for Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Program
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MSM Receives Renewal Award for Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Program

November (2019) — The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD), part of the National Institutes of Health has awarded a $21,299,853 renewal over a five-year period to Morehouse School of Medicine as part of the Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Program.  Funding will support building Multidisciplinary Translational Teams (MDTT’s) through research … Continue reading

Charlamagne Tha God Awards SC State with $250,000 in Scholarships
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Charlamagne Tha God Awards SC State with $250,000 in Scholarships

October (2019)– Charlamagne Tha God is giving back to students in his home state of South Carolina. During SC State University’s Homecoming on Saturday, Oct. 19, he presented a $250,000 scholarship award to the SC State University Alumni Association (SCSUNAA) for student scholarships. The scholarship will provide funds for African American women who major in … Continue reading