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  Vice President Biden Announces $25 Million in Funding for Cybersecurity Education at HBCUs   Vice President Biden, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, and White House Science Advisor John Holdren are traveling to Norfolk State University in Norfolk, Virginia to announce that the Department of Energy will provide a $25 million grant over the next five years to support cybersecurity education. The new…
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Ending Youth Violence

Do you remember the Jena 6? If not- Google it and then gain tips on how to prevent it in your community. What can be done to Prevent Youth Violence? During the past two decades, CDC has provided scientific and programmatic expertise to help communities prevent youth violence before it starts. Preventing Youth Violence: Opportunities for Action and its companion guide, Taking Action…
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Chrysler Scholarship Program

  The Chrysler Scholarship Program is open to students at UNCF member schools. For a list of member schools, please click HERE.   Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship will provide an award up to $2,500 depending on the financial need of the student as verified by the attending University or College. Qualifying candidates can…
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ABC's Blackish Star, Anthony Anderson Scholarship

  Anthony Anderson has appeared in over 20 films, and his performance on "Law & Order" earned him his fourth consecutive NAACP Image Award nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for the 2010 season. Anderson grew up in Los Angeles. While pursuing his acting career, he continued his education by attending the High School for the Performing Arts, where he earned…
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Teens Apply: Hallmark Scholarship & Internship

  You think of Hallmark, you think of greeting cards right? When we were founded over 100 years ago that was definitely what we were about. Now this Kansas City based company offers much more. Hallmark is a company with a purpose and a passion for connecting people. The vast array of products we offer such as Recordable Storybooks, Keepsake Ornaments and personalized…
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Teens Apply: Coca-Cola Scholarship

  The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation supports over 1,400 college students each year, with annual scholarships of $3.45 million, through two nationally recognized programs. THE COCA-COLA SCHOLARS PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities.…
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Atlanta: Community Wellness Fair

  THE CENTER FOR CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTIC DEVELOPMENT AT CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY (CAU) TO HOST COMMUNITY WELLNESS FAIR OCT. 18 WHO: Researchers at the Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development (CCRTD) at CAU, in partnership with the English Avenue and Vine City Ministerial Alliance   WHAT: Will host the third annual “Harvest of Health” Wellness Fair WHEN: Saturday,Oct. 18, from 10…
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Student Research Rocks at NASA

Howard University students Josh Brown, Jade Noel Parker, Daril Brown, and Phathom Donald conduct rocket experiment. WASHINGTON (September 2014) – A team of Howard University students made history when their in-flight research project was launched into space from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. The project collected atmospheric samples near the highest point of the flight to test for the presence of microorganisms.…
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