Posts tagged: Scholarships - Diverse

Eight HBCU Students Awarded Beyoncé-Google Scholarships

by | July 27, 2018
Texas Southern University (TSU) student Jordan Davis is one of eight recipients of the 2018-19 [...] Read more

Study: College Financial Aid Award Letters Lack Clarity, Transparency

| June 5, 2018
Financial aid award letters from colleges often are so unclear or misleading that students and [...] Read more

University of Memphis to Waive Tuition for Fallen Soldiers’ Families

by Sammy G. Allen | May 30, 2018
Starting this fall, students whose parents or spouses were killed or disabled in military servi [...] Read more

Beyonce Gives $100,000 to Four Historically Black Schools

by Associated Press | April 16, 2018
NEW YORK — Beyonce paid tribute to historically Black colleges during her groundbreaking Coac [...] Read more

Columbia Offers Scholarships to Syrians, Despite Visa Ban

by Associated Press | April 15, 2018
NEW YORK — Columbia University is moving ahead with the second round of a scholarship program [...] Read more

Alabama A&M’s First Capital Campaign Hugely Successful

by | November 5, 2017
By the time Alabama A&M University concluded its first-ever capital campaign, the university ha [...] Read more

‘Yes’ Team Wins Debate Over Paying College Athletes

by Lois Elfman | October 25, 2017
Two sides with decidedly different opinions on whether college athletes should be paid particip [...] Read more

University of Maryland Gets $220M Gift for More Scholarships

by Brian Witte, Associated Press | October 4, 2017
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — To help double need-based scholarships, the University of Maryland is get [...] Read more

Grateful Lawyer Bequeaths $140 million to 3 N.C. Universities

by Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press | October 2, 2017
RALEIGH, N.C. — Three private North Carolina universities will share $140 million bequeathed [...] Read more

George Washington University Opening Some Doors in D.C.

by Catherine Morris | August 31, 2017
GWU awards 10 scholarships each year to students in the District, covering tuition, room and bo [...] Read more

Flint Scholarship Plan Gets $2M from Pistons Owner, Utility

by David Eggert, Associated Press | August 23, 2017
LANSING, Mich. — Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and a major Michigan utility’s foundation [...] Read more

No More Hawaiian Affairs Scholarships for Mainland Colleges

by Associated Press | August 16, 2017
HONOLULU  — Scholarship money from the Office of Hawaiian Affairs will only be going to stud [...] Read more

GWU, Among Urban Colleges Providing Scholarships to Locals

| August 9, 2017
A George Washington University scholarship has eliminated concerns about paying for college — [...] Read more

Free Speech, Safe Spaces Hot Topics at Politicon

by Jamal Evan Mazyck | July 31, 2017
The unconventional convention Politicon served as the scene for a debate that sparked both prai [...] Read more

Recipients Attest to Impact of Cooke Foundation Scholarships on Journeys

by Catherine Morris |
Since its origins in 2000, the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has offered a range of grants and sch [...] Read more