10 HBCUS That Received Lucrative Grants in 2014

10 HBCUS That Received Lucrative Grants in 2014

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It’s no secret that many HBCUs are facing a financial crisis and that the need for more funding and alumni support is imperative in helping many institutions stay afloat. But despite reports that focus on the lack of finances, 2014 is shaping up to be a good year for grant donations that help to stimulate and support innovative learning programs at HBCUs.

Whether the funds are used to help boost student interest in STEM-related studies or to help improve student employment programs, we’ve rounded up a list of 10 historically black colleges and universities who’ve received lucrative grants this year that will further the educational opportunities for its students.