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Entering a new era at Prairie View A&M University on Food Security Research
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Entering a new era at Prairie View A&M University on Food Security Research

August (2018) — Prairie View A&M University entered a new era in agriculture when Endowed Professor Deland J. Myers Sr. received funding in the amount of 5.3 million dollars from the Texas A&M University System Chancellor’s Research Initiative (CRI) to establish the Integrated Food Security Research Center (IFSRC).  The new center is the university’s response … Continue reading

Tuskegee among inaugural recipients of grant from National Trust
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Tuskegee among inaugural recipients of grant from National Trust

August (2018)— The National Trust for Historic Preservation has announced a $150,000 grant to benefit work in Tuskegee University’s Department of Architecture. Tuskegee was selected as one of the 16 funded African-American historic sites due to its activism and achievement. The grant will help support and preserve Booker T. Washington’s mission of “learning to do by … Continue reading

Hampton Receives NSF Grant to Increase Minorities in Science, Engineering
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Hampton Receives NSF Grant to Increase Minorities in Science, Engineering

August (2018) — Hampton University received a $3.6-million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support an institutional project that will recruit and support women and African-American students pursuing research careers in the fields of materials science and engineering. NSF’s grant will fund the Hampton-Brandeis Partnership for Research and Education in Materials (PREM) project … Continue reading

Fisk University Announces $3 Million Gift Toward Career Planning Center University Receives One of the Largest Gifts in School History
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Fisk University Announces $3 Million Gift Toward Career Planning Center University Receives One of the Largest Gifts in School History

August (2018) — Fisk University is excited to announce a $3 million gift from Dallas Businessman and Philanthropist Roland G. Parrish, one of the largest gifts in the school’s history. This historic gift will fund the construction of the new  Roland G. Parrish Center for Career Planning and Development that will house everything from classrooms to … Continue reading

Tuskegee receives $4M diversity-focused NSF materials research grant
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Tuskegee receives $4M diversity-focused NSF materials research grant

August (2018)— Tuskegee University is one of eight recipients of the National Science Foundation’s newest Partnerships for Research and Education in Materials (PREM) grants. The collective outcomes of these grants will foster cutting-edge research while increasing diversity within the materials science field. The six-year, $3.9 million grant from NSF’s Division of Materials Research is part … Continue reading

Clark Atlanta Receives $20,000 Grant from the UPS Foundation
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Clark Atlanta Receives $20,000 Grant from the UPS Foundation

August (2018) — Clark Atlanta University (CAU) received a $20,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS. For the fifth consecutive year Clark Atlanta has been selected as a university partner for this vital program. The fellowship empowers young African leaders through academic coursework, leadership training, mentoring, … Continue reading

Research Funding Surges to $64.26 Million at N.C. A&T, Second Consecutive Record Year
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Research Funding Surges to $64.26 Million at N.C. A&T, Second Consecutive Record Year

August (2018) — Faculty researchers at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University earned $64.26 million in contracts and grants in 2017-18, an increase of nearly $2 million over the previous year, school leaders revealed today. The university has been on a steady trajectory of growth over the past two decades, adding nearly $46 million … Continue reading