Charles Drew University has been awarded Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students from the Health Resources and Services Administration.
Latest Happenings at Historically Black Colleges and Universities
There are more than 100 historically black colleges and universities (also known as HBCUs) across the country, each born during a time when the doors of the nation’s most prestigious universities were firmly shut to minorities.
Years later, these schools stand tall as icons of minority higher education, producing some of the nation’s most successful black professionals. Historically black colleges and universities all have shared history and goals, but they’re far from the same – and keeping up with them can be a challenge.
Let HBCULifestyle be your guide to each of the nation’s unique historically black colleges and universities. We offer diverse news that’s fresh, accurate and keeps you up to date on your favorite black colleges. Make important academic decisions using our guides to HBCU rankings and top HBCU education programs. Gain inspiration from our features on HBCU alumni making a difference. Or find important dates for events at your favorite historically black colleges and universities.
News out of black colleges is as diverse as the schools themselves. Look to HBCU Lifestyle to keep you in the know.
Saint Augustine’s University’s HBCU Urban Access Hub will give community college students opportunities to transfer to SAU.
The Disney Storytellers Fund will provide stipends from $25,000 up to $60,000 to students, for projects focused on storytelling.
The $1 million grant will seed NABA’s new Pathway to College program, support human capital needs, and create scholarships.
Joseph Washington becomes first TSU EMPA student to be awarded $15,000 grant by the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation.
The Anonymous Trust grant will support multiple initiatives that foster student success with a focus on students from Eastern North Carolina.
The university affiliated research center will be the first to be associated with an HBCU and the first UARC associated with the Air Force.
Myles Frost won the Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical starring as Michael Jackson in MJ: The Musical.