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TMCF | American Airlines HBCU Completion Scholarship

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and American Airlines are proud to offer urgent financial assistance in the form of need-based scholarships to college seniors graduating in May of 2020 at one of the publicly-supported Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs) within TMCF’s 47 member-school network. Applicants should be in… Continue reading TMCF | American Airlines HBCU Completion Scholarship

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Over $1 Billion for HBCUs, TCUs, MSIs in Federal Coronavirus Relief Stimulus

Wednesday, the U.S. Senate introduced H.R. 748 or Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act ensuring just over $1 billion of dedicated funding for institutions like Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs), and other Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs) in response to the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic on operations. The… Continue reading Over $1 Billion for HBCUs, TCUs, MSIs in Federal Coronavirus Relief Stimulus

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TMCF and Strada Pilot New Scholars Program, three HBCUs to participate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Three Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Fayetteville State University (FSU), Texas Southern University (TSU) and Virginia State University (VSU) have been chosen to participate in a pilot high school-to-college scholars program in a joint initiative of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and Strada Education Network, the two organizations have announced.… Continue reading TMCF and Strada Pilot New Scholars Program, three HBCUs to participate

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SHRM President & CEO, Immediate Past President & CEO of TMCF Johnny C. Taylor Jr., to deliver Spring Commencement Address at the University of Arkansas – Pine Bluff

PINE BLUFF, AR – Johnny C. Taylor, current President and Chief Executive Officer of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and immediate past President and Chief Executive Office of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund will address the graduates at the spring commencement exercises on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. at Pine Bluff… Continue reading SHRM President & CEO, Immediate Past President & CEO of TMCF Johnny C. Taylor Jr., to deliver Spring Commencement Address at the University of Arkansas – Pine Bluff

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TMCF Welcomes Board Member and Former President of Delaware State University Dr. Harry L. Williams as new President & CEO

WASHINGTON, DC – The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) welcomes board member and former President of Delaware State University, Dr. Harry L. Williams as the new President & CEO taking office this month. Last October in a surprise announcement, TMCF announced that Dr. Williams would be taking the helm after than current President & CEO… Continue reading TMCF Welcomes Board Member and Former President of Delaware State University Dr. Harry L. Williams as new President & CEO

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Central State University welcomes its largest new student class in recent years

WILBERFORCE, OH – Central State University, a historically black university located in Wilberforce, Ohio, will welcome nearly 840 new students this fall semester, the largest since 2011. According to a press release from the university, new first-time freshmen, transfer students and readmits are expected to help the University surpass last year’s total enrollment. In addition,… Continue reading Central State University welcomes its largest new student class in recent years