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UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design announces social justice fellowship

The Daily Californian 14 Jun 2021
UC Berkeley’s College of Environmental Design, or CED, announced Thursday the Arcus Social Justice Corps, or ASJC, a four-year fellowship program that will provide tuition relief to graduate students pursuing a career in social justice. The fellowship is funded by CED alumnus Jon ...

Jefferson C-123 student awarded $1,500 agriculture scholarship

Maryville Daily Forum 14 Jun 2021
... by Bayer Fund ... “Bayer Fund is proud to sponsor the America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders program, helping hundreds of students to pursue higher education studies in the field of agriculture,” said Amy Simpson, community engagement senior representative for Bayer Fund, in a statement.

WKU's Week of STEM sparks inspiration for teachers

Bowling Green Daily News 14 Jun 2021
You have an idea for a long-term project that your students can really dig into, but coming up with the funding is a stumbling block ... Launching on Memorial Day, McDaniel said this year’s STEM Scholars program was a week of inspiration for teachers, who are no doubt fed up with online classes and eager to get back to their classrooms and students.

HCS Edconnect Bridges The Digital Divide In Education

The Pulse 14 Jun 2021
Before the program’s launch, officials estimated that up to one-third of Hamilton County Schools students did not have internet access at home ... Funding partners have provided $7.9 million to cover upfront infrastructure costs for the program including additional equipment, fiber optic drops and wireless routers.

Aspen School District budget bolstered by bond, strong funding sources

Aspen Times 14 Jun 2021
... living, district size, personnel and non-personnel costs and how many at-risk students are enrolled ... Multiply that by a funded pupil count north of 1,645 students (about the same as last year) to get Aspen’s total program funding — more than $18.7 million by district projections.

Brooklyn College raises over $2 million to help students experiencing financial hardship during pandemic

AM New York 14 Jun 2021
... donations between $10 and $1,000 to help students impacted by the pandemic ... The money was then evenly split and given to two different funds, $20,000 went towards a grant for Brooklyn College-based effort while $20,000 went to a CUNY-based University Student Senate program.

Gomberg: Funding Schools as we Approach Adjournment

The News Guard 14 Jun 2021
I’m determined to see those projects funded again along with a myriad of regional water, sewer, port, school building, broadband, and safety programs ... The Student Success Act expands early education access, adds mental health resources for students, funds culturally specific programming, and restores art, music, PE, and career training.

Friends of Macomb overcomes COVID-19 challenges to provide scholarships

Macomb Daily 14 Jun 2021
In addition to funding student scholarships, the organization is responsible for special projects such as a memorial monument to veterans and first responders ... Scholarship funds for local high school students, and donations to Glen H ... the past, and also provided funding for Glen H.

Adrian Public Schools approves kitchen ceiling repair at Drager Head Start

The Daily Telegram 14 Jun 2021
• A reduction of nonfederal share funding for the district’s Head Start program in the amount of $133,776 for the 2021 programming year ... Bull said the reduction in funding is necessary because of the COVID-19 pandemic, which impacted the Head Start program with fewer students and a correlated loss of parent volunteers.

Church, NAACP, UNCF begin new partnership with millions going to scholarships, humanitarian aid

Deseret News 14 Jun 2021
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and NAACP are launching new humanitarian aid initiatives and scholarship programs Black students will go to college with $3 million in scholarships funded by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, President Russell M.

Louisiana Legislative Session Wrapup

Minden Press-Herald 14 Jun 2021
The bill dedicates an existing tax on the sale and lease of motor vehicles to a state construction fund ... Edwards also touted an $11.1 million increase in GO Grant funding for needy students and the creation of the M.J. Foster Promise Program to provide workforce training for Louisiana adults.

Oregon higher education on track to receive full requested state budget

The Roseburg News-Review 13 Jun 2021
Cannon with the HECC said the amended budget bill also includes increased state funding for the Oregon Opportunity Grant, a state-funded grant program for low-income students ... In this budget, the legislature funds youth employment initiatives, work to make the transfer of credits ...

Hawkins County Schools among winners of statewide civics seal grant

Citizen Tribune 13 Jun 2021
Hawkins County Schools is among 59 schools and districts in Tennessee to receive the Governor’s Civics Seal grant funding to help implement high-quality civics education programs to prepare students for college, career and life ... “By providing grant funding to support civics ...

Texas universities got more state funding this year than anticipated, still hoping for more support

Tyler Morning Telegraph 13 Jun 2021
For example, lawmakers passed a bill that would provide grants to community colleges to help them retrain unemployed students in career and technical fields in need of skilled workers, but did not fund the grant program. They also approved a program to provide extra funding to ...