Funding

Funding roundup

In California, actress and San Diego Mesa College alumna Annette Bening provided star power and helped raise more than $200,000 at the San Diego Community College District’s (SDCCD) first fundraising gala. The sold-out event benefited…




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In Massachusetts, Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) received a $3.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to create healthcare education and career pathways for 85 local students each year for…



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In North Carolina, Forsyth Technical Community College students in trades courses will benefit from a donation of more than $2,500 in equipment from plumbing supplier Ferguson. The donation provides essential tools to benefit students learning…


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In Washington, Everett Community College’s Ocean Research College Academy (ORCA) is receiving a $333,688 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to grow the number of college students studying geoscience. The three-year grant funds summer scientific research…



Funding roundup

A year after Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and the 2017 California wildfires, more than $63 million in federal assistance is going to 47 colleges and universities through the Emergency Assistance to Institutions of Higher…