Higher Education Grants or Gifts of Interest to African Americans


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Here is this week’s news of grants or gifts to historically Black colleges and universities or for programs of particular interest to African Americans in higher education. Historically Black Dillard University in New Orleans has received a five-year, $1.25 million grant from the National Science Foundation to support the university’s Improving Minority Participation and Completion (IMPACT) through STEM initiative. The program aims to increase student enrollment and retention in the university’s STEM programs. The new funds will help Dillard redesign STEM coursework and provide stu...