Monthly Archives: December 2014

Grants Roundup: Lilly Endowment Awards $50 Million to United Negro College Fund

Dec 20, 2014 | | Say something

Grants Roundup: Lilly Endowment Awards Million to United Negro College Fund $ 50 million to the United Negro College Fund to award competitive grants to nearly 30 historically black colleges and other institutions with predominantly black enrollment. The goal is to combat unemployment and underemployment among recent graduates. Read more on Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription) […more]

Democrats propose free college during debate

Dec 18, 2014 | | Say something

Democrats propose free college during debate College costs and student loans have become a talking point among Democrats and Republicans in the bid for the 2016 election. One in seven student loan borrowers default on their education loans within three years of beginning repayments. About $ 103 … Read more on UPI.com College loans impacting the […more]