Posts tagged: Financial Aid - Diverse

Utah House Approves Legislation to Help Students With Financial Need

by | February 22, 2019
The Utah House of Representatives has passed HB260, a bill that would cover the costs of colleg [...] Read more

How to Get More Money for College

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | February 19, 2019
As a journalist who has covered college admission for many years, I’ve seen ­firsthand how s [...] Read more

American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarship Now Open

by | January 25, 2019
The American Indian College Fund’s signature scholarship program, The Full Circle Scholar [...] Read more

BNY Mellon Donates $1M Grant to CUNY to Support Low-Income Students

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The City University of New York (CUNY) has recently received a $1 million grant from the BNY Me [...] Read more

Black Student Athletes Sue Community College District After Cutting Football Program

by | January 10, 2019
Eleven African-American student athletes have filed a federal lawsuit against the Maricopa Coun [...] Read more

Report Examines Improving Higher Ed Access for Veterans

by Lois Elfman |
A new report outlines ways to increase the number of military veterans attending the most selec [...] Read more

New Legislation Offers Free College Tuition to Residents of U.S. Virgin Islands

by | January 8, 2019
U.S. Virgin Islands has passed legislation that requires college tuition be free for U.S. Virgi [...] Read more

Report: OSU Makes Strides in Achieving College Affordability

by | December 28, 2018
The Ohio State University (OSU) has made strides in making college education more affordable fo [...] Read more

American Talent Initiative Makes Strides in Improving Opportunities for Lower-Income Students

by | December 19, 2018
A nationwide alliance of high-graduation-rate colleges and universities has made significant pr [...] Read more

Winners of 2018 Cooke Graduate Scholarship and International Award Announced

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The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (JKCF) recently announced that 82 students who have started thei [...] Read more

Brief Offers Policy Recommendations to Address Unmet Financial Need

by | December 11, 2018
A new brief from the Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) finds that nearly three in four s [...] Read more

Grant Will Provide Low-Income Central Piedmont Students With Laptops

by | December 7, 2018
With a $875,000 grant from the Gambrell Foundation of Charlotte, as many as 700 first-year, ful [...] Read more

Report Proposes Recommendations to Assist Adult Students

by | December 5, 2018
In an effort to close the degree attainment gap among adults aged 25-64 in California, the orga [...] Read more

Legislation Would Provide 2 Years of Free Community College

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California Assembly Member Miguel Santiago, who represents the 53rd District in Los Angeles, in [...] Read more

HEA Reauthorization Can Reduce the Equity Gaps that Persist for Students of Color

by Alyse Gray Parker & India Heckstall | December 3, 2018
A new Congress presents a new opportunity to restart the process of reauthorizing the Higher Ed [...] Read more