Posts tagged: Financial Aid - Diverse

Michael Bloomberg Donates $1.8 Billion to Johns Hopkins University

by | November 19, 2018
Michael Bloomberg, former New York City mayor and CEO of Bloomberg L.P., has donated $1.8 billi [...] Read more

Student Success is Focus at APLU Convening 

by A.K. Brunini | November 13, 2018
Universities can turn challenges into opportunities through resilience. That was the central fo [...] Read more

McDaniel College Announces New Military Legacy Scholarship

by | November 12, 2018
On Veteran’s Day, McDaniel College announced a new Military Legacy Scholarship valued at up t [...] Read more

ECSU Continues Enrollment Gains Through InsideTrack Coaching Support

by | November 2, 2018
After years of stagnant or declining enrollment, Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) is in i [...] Read more

New Innovative Grant at Cal Poly Pomona Raised Graduation Rates, Lowered Equity Gaps

by | November 1, 2018
After establishing an innovative Summer Completion Initiative Grant, California State Polytechn [...] Read more

Celebrations for First-Gen Students Expand in Year Two

by Lois Elfman | October 22, 2018
The Council for Opportunity in Education (COE), in partnership with the Center for First-Genera [...] Read more

UNCF and Nissan North America Create new Program for Fisk & Tennessee State Universities

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The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) has continued its partnership with Nissan North America an [...] Read more

New UVA President Promises Free Tuition for Students Whose Parents Make Under $80K

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James E. Ryan, the new president of The University of Virginia (UVA) pledged to waive tuition f [...] Read more

History of Helping: Black Churches Have Tradition of Giving College Scholarships

by LaMont Jones and Jamal Eric Watson | October 14, 2018
The United States has a long history of churches and other religious organizations giving money [...] Read more

Dallas County Promise Touts Impressive College Enrollment Numbers

by Sammy G. Allen | October 1, 2018
Jose Alvarez describes himself as a struggling, first-generation student at El Centro College. [...] Read more

Policy Experts Discuss Future College Affordability at Century Foundation Gathering

by | September 26, 2018
Foremost among the numerous challenges facing higher education is affordability, particularly d [...] Read more

Improving Financial Literacy Among Students of Color, Especially Millennials

by | September 21, 2018
Time and time again, I overhear people speaking about how they wish they would have learned the [...] Read more

Alma College to Join Detroit Promise Program

by | September 18, 2018
Alma College has announced it will partner with the Detroit Promise program, an initiative whic [...] Read more

Geographical Bias in Testing: Is Cultural Bias a Problem of the Past or Are We Simply Not Looking in the Right Space?

by Manuel S. González Canché | September 17, 2018
Despite the recent emergence of test optional and/or test flexible programs, wherein students d [...] Read more

UPenn Provides Support Services for First-Generation and Low-Income Students

by | August 31, 2018
The University of Pennsylvania’s advocacy for education accessibility among first-generation [...] Read more