Northern Michigan University women’s basketball coach retires

Northern Michigan University head coach Troy Mattson is set to retire in June after 17 years at the helm of the Wildcat women’s basketball program and nearly 40 years with NMU Athletics. In addition to his coaching duties with the women’s basketball program, Mattson was the associate head coach of the NMU men’s basketball program […]

Win a $10,000 scholarship by voting for your college in this March Madness-style contest

Are you a sports-loving student who could benefit from a scholarship? This is the contest for you! March madness is in full swing, and, which is committed to helping solve the student debt crisis, hosts its annual College Showdown, in which it pits the most popular universities against each other in a parenthesis-style competition […]

Scholarship, service and sorority • Southwestern University

Taylor Williams ’23 was already familiar with the National Panhellenic Council, a coalition historically black fraternitiesd sororities, before arriving on the campus of Southwestern University. His father is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.®, one of nine organizations that make up the council, and Williams grew up hearing about the benefits of belonging […]

Local organization to distribute scholarship funds to Women’s College | Community News

The Livermore-Pleasanton-Dublin branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) offers a scholarship for local female students. “We try to help women rise in all aspects of life,” said Susan Wacek, coordinator of the AAUW Local Scholarship Foundation. The scholarship is available to women who will be a junior or senior college student by […]

Ellwood Group Announces Industrial Maintenance Scholarship

NEW CASTLE – Ellwood Group Inc. has announced the Ellwood Industrial Maintenance Scholarship for high school seniors and those who have passed their GED test. The scholarship will be for individuals who are pursuing a certificate or degree at an accredited trade school after graduating in mechatronics or an equivalent industrial maintenance program. Ellwood will […]

Avoid university courses, CUE tells professional bodies

President of the Commission for University Education (CUE) Prof Chacha Nyaigotti-Chacha [Courtesy] The university regulator has warned professional bodies to stop threatening students, noting that issues of course accreditation are settled by the courts. The chairman of the Commission for University Education (CUE), Professor Chacha Nyaigotti-Chacha, has described as “untenable” the decision by professional bodies […]

KDHF accepting scholarship applications | News

ASHLAND The King’s Daughters Health Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from high school students. The scholarship opportunities available are: • Boyd County Medical Society Scholarship: Four $1,500 Boyd County Medical Society scholarships will be awarded in 2022. Seniors from Boyd County High School, Ashland Blazer High School, Fairview High School, Russell High School, Raceland High […]

Fulbright scholarship program reinstated in Afghanistan

The US State Department has confirmed it is reinstating its prestigious Fulbright Fellowship program in Afghanistan, allowing semi-finalists from this year’s canceled admission to have their applications considered for the 2023-24 cycle. The State Department halted the Fulbright Foreign Fellowship Program in Afghanistan in January, citing “significant obstacles impeding our ability to provide a safe […]

Senate tries to soften university accreditation bill, but now demands review of tenured professors

The Florida Senate is trying to water down a bill that would have required public universities in the state to get a new accreditor, thereby forcing them out of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. High-level lawmakers and higher education leaders clashed at SACS recently. Now, under a change introduced by the Senate, schools […]

Purdue Global Concord Law School Recognizes 2021 Graduates and Honorees

LOS ANGELES— Concord Law School at Purdue Global University celebrated its 2021 graduates on February 24 in Los Angeles. Accompanied by alumni and teachers, Concord Dean Martin Pritikin and Purdue Global Provost Jon Harbor recognized 10 recent graduates. Additionally, the following awards were recently presented by the school: *Purdue Global Legal Services Award (to the […]

Show loyalty? Kazakh president changes scholarship program to ‘please Russia’

ALMATY, Kazakhstan – Bolashaq is the name of the famous Kazakh scholarship program which has sent more than 11,000 people to study at prestigious universities abroad – mainly in Britain and the United States – since its inception in 1993. But the government’s recent addition of four poorly rated Russian tech universities to Bolashaq’s program […]

Russian delivery robots at Ohio State, University of Arizona pulled by Grubhub

Two US college campuses are currently losing their food delivery robots to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Grubhub said Thursday it was ending its partnership with Russian tech company Yandex and removing 100 food delivery robots made by Yandex from the campuses of Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and the University from Arizona to Tucson, […]

Putnam County $500 Scholarship Launched by Magnolia Township Preservation Association – Shaw Local

The Magnolia Township Preservation Association has announced a $500 scholarship for a Putnam County high school student pursuing a degree in history or U.S. government. Applications are available from the guidance counselor at Putnam County High School in Granville. Submissions are due April 1. The MTPA will also reopen on Monday, March 14 with exhibits […]

IOP to pilot scholarship fund for student leaders | News

The Harvard Institute of Politics announced the launch of its Student Leader Scholarship, a pilot initiative that will provide a $2,000 need-based scholarship to several of the Institute’s undergraduate student leaders during the student leadership tenure. 2022 of the IOP. Only five to seven of the 32 members of the IOP Student Advisory Committee are […]

A Florida university will open its first new law school in the United States since 2014

A new school in Jacksonville would fill a void left by the 2021 closure of the Florida Coastal School of Law Other newcomers to law school have struggled in recent years (Reuters) – A small private university in Jacksonville said on Monday it plans to open a law school next fall in the northeast Florida […]

FedEx Logistics Announces $100,000 Scholarship at Mississippi Valley State University

FedEx Logistics, Inc., a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced its enhanced commitment to Mississippi Valley State University (MVSU) with a new $100,000 endowment funded by FedEx Cares, the company’s global community engagement program. The scholarship announcement comes on the one-year anniversary of a $1 million pledge from FedEx to MVSU to fund a […]

Osaze Osagie Scholarship Exceeds $100,000 Goal

CENTER COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – The Osaze Osagie College Scholarship Endowment was launched in August 2021 with the goal of raising $100,000 to benefit an underrepresented State College High School student on the plan. racial. Osaze Osagie $100,000 Endowment Scholarship for High School Students, Honors Legacy In less than a year, this goal has been […]

Applications for the Ag Future scholarship are accepted – Garden City Telegram

American Implement and Western State Bank announce the return of their annual scholarship program for students in the Western Kansas area. The program, titled Ag Future Scholarships, will provide a total of ten $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors or current students who will be enrolled in a college or technical school in the fall […]

Students nominated for the Goldwater – La Merciade scholarship

Last week, Mercyhurst announced the nomination of two students for the National Goldwater Scholarship. The nominees are junior environmental science student Erin Smith and sophomore biology student Collin Olson. The Goldwater Scholarship is a national award given to undergraduate students, especially those in the natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering. Various college institutions across the country […]

MSU’s Owen named Director of Professional and Technical Partnerships

Contact: Madison Welzbacher Sean Owen (photo by Russ Houston) STARKVILLE, Mississippi—After working for the university for two decades, a Mississippi State employee has been promoted to the newly created position of Director of Career and Technical Partnerships in MSU’s Office of the Registrar. Sean Owen, formerly Deputy Director of Research Development and Strategic Initiatives in […]

Health Care Scholarships Available for Students at Area SchoolsOzark Radio News

(Pixabay) Students from five area high schools could win a $1,000 college scholarship, courtesy of Mercy Health Foundation – St. Francis. The Dr. Grace O. Doane Scholarships are specifically for students interested in entering health professions. Dr. Doane was the first woman to earn a doctorate from Drake Medical School in 1913 with a specialty […]

Carson City school pathologist gets scholarship for speech therapy

Phyllis Atkinson, left, Mark Twain principal Ruthlee Caloiaro, speech pathologist Taylor Mandelli and Delta Kappa Gamma Nu chapter recording secretary Mary Whalen. Taylor Mandelli, speech pathologist at Mark Twain Elementary School in the Carson City School District, recently received the Apple Award from the Chapter Delta Kappa Gamma Nude in the amount of $100.Delta Kappa […]

Donors endow UNCP scholarship in honor of Dick and Windy Christy

PEMBROKE – Several donors and supporters of the University of North Carolina at Pembroke gathered on Wednesday to recognize athletic director Dick Christy and his wife, Windy, for their dedication to campus and the community by surprising them with an endowed scholarship for future student-athletes named in their honor. An endowed scholarship is a major […]

CCCF Awards Scholarship in Honor of Alvin Watkins Jr. – Los Angeles Sentinel | Los Angeles Sentinel

CCCF Scholarship in Honor of Alvin Watkins Jr. Randall Lindsey and Alvin Watkins, Jr. (Photo courtesy) Student members of the Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship (CCCF) will receive tuition assistance through the Alvin A. Watkins, Jr. Scholarship. Chris Watkins created the memorial fund in his father’s name for the youth of his church. The first […]

Faculty and Staff Awards | college of science

The College of Science recognizes outstanding faculty and staff annually. Below is a description of all the College awards, along with their recipients listed by year. Berninsone Outstanding Service Award The Berninsone Distinguished Service Award recognizes faculty members for outstanding outreach and/or service during the past academic year. To be considered for recognition, faculty must […]

WGU Missouri Launches New Scholarship – Linn County Leader

To celebrate WGU Missouri’s 9th anniversary, the fully accredited, nonprofit online university announced that it is awarding $450,000 in scholarships to new students seeking further education. Since its inception in February 2013, WGU Missouri has been committed to providing a high-quality, practical, and engaging college education for residents across the state, including working adults who […]

‘Transformative Innovation’: VCU President Michael Rao Delivers 2022 State of the University Address – VCU News

By Brian McNeill In Virginia Commonwealth University’s 2022 State of the University Address, VCU and VCU Health President Michael Rao, Ph.D., said Tuesday that nearly two years into the pandemic, the university is emerging as a stronger institution — one that is transforming education and health care. In a powerful illustration of his point, Rao […]

RCCF Announces New Hillrom Scholarship

Several $10,000 scholarships to qualified local students are available. (Ripley County, Ind.) – The Ripley County Community Foundation is proud to announce that a new scholarship opportunity is available for local students through Hillrom Holdings, Inc. (Hillrom). This scholarship was established as a token of Hillrom’s appreciation for the dedicated, innovative and entrepreneurial spirit of […]

Formula 1 engineering scholarship program extended until 2025

Formula 1 has confirmed the extension of its engineering scholarship program until 2025 as part of its drive to increase diversity. Formula 1 non-executive chairman Chase Carey has donated $1m to launch the program in 2021, which has so far successfully supported 10 students in their engineering degrees at UK universities and Italian. Under the […]

Jets bring 80s and 90s hits to scholarship event to benefit Polynesian students at EAC

Contributor photo: The Jets perform live at the EAC Fine Arts Auditorium on Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. Proceeds will go to scholarships for Polynesian students attending EAC. By Kris McBride/EAC THATCHER – The Jets, a Grammy-nominated family band that topped the charts in the 1980s with hits like ‘Crush on You,’ ‘You Got It […]

University of Phoenix Graduate College Releases White Paper on the Problem of Declining Career Expectations

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Phoenix University The College of Doctoral Studies announces the publication of a white paper examining the problem of career, trade-offs and reduced expectations, and the potentials for reconnecting to self and society in new ways to enhance career and life. quality of life: “Reconnecting with oneself and outdoor activities Add to Career enjoyment, levels […]

Wheeling University shows courage and beats Concord late | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo by Cody Tomer Wheeling University guard and Wheeling Central alum Brent Price takes a shot while guarded by a pair of defenders in Wednesday’s win. WHEELING — Wheeling University coach Chris Richardson knew that to defeat Concord University, his Cardinals would have to show some toughness on Wednesday night. Although […]

A quality assurance exercise

We often read, especially in the Arab world, that a university follows specific standards when applying for accreditation. The choice is mainly between the American and British systems. So what are the differences? Generally, all accreditation systems focus on four main pillars: Management, personnel and administration Teaching, learning and assessment Student welfare Premises and facilities. […]

Expanded Coronado Promise Scholarship Program | City News

Juan Booth is just six credits away from earning associate degrees in biology and art from Scottsdale Community College. Booth, 20, a 2020 graduate of Coronado High School, plans to continue his studies at CSC to earn credit toward a bachelor’s degree in biology from Northern Arizona University through an outreach program between the two […]

A quality assurance exercise

We often read, especially in the Arab world, that a university follows specific standards when applying for accreditation. The choice is mainly between the American and British systems. So what are the differences? Generally, all accreditation systems focus on four main pillars: Management, personnel and administration Teaching, learning and assessment Student welfare Premises and facilities. […]

Buckeye senior receives Louisiana Christian University Smith Fellowship for fall 2022

By Elizabeth Clarke, LCU News PINEVILLE (LCU News) – Morgan Tradewell, a senior from Buckeye High School in Deville, has been awarded Louisiana Christian University’s Smith Scholarship for 2022. The annual competition, held Jan. 29 on campus, drew 11 contestants from Louisiana and Texas. Competitors must have at least an ACT score of 28 and […]

The University of Chicago joins the Global Scholars Program

Published on Monday, February 7, 2022 The NIBR Global Scholars Program (NGSP) is a competitive program designed for innovators from invited institutions to secure funding for breakthrough science not covered by traditional grant support. The University of Chicago has joined the competitive program which is supported by the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (NIBR) and […]

The Nashville Sounds Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications

Nashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds Foundation today announced that its 2022 Fellowship Program is now accepting applications. The foundation will award four scholarships worth $2,500 each to high school seniors who plan to attend college in the fall of 2022. The program, which began in 2016, awarded $60,000 in scholarships and is designed to […]

Republic FC Presents Limited Edition Black History Month Scholarship and Scarf

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — Sacramento Republic FC announced Tuesday that it has a few projects underway during Black History Month. According to a press release, Republic FC has partnered with the president of the Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce for a college scholarship to be awarded during the club’s preseason friendly against Monterey Bay FC […]

UTSA’s Carnegie R1 Rating Confirmed, Elevating University and San Antonio | UTSA today | UTSA

In Texas, other Carnegie R1 institutions now include Baylor University, Rice University, Texas Tech University, University of Houston, University of North Texas, and the campuses of the University of Texas at Austin , Arlington, Dallas and El Paso. In Carnegie’s analysis, UTSA clusters nationally around Case Western Reserve University, Rice University, Tufts University, and the […]

Applications sought for the Extension Professionals Fellowship

Details Lance Martin County page February 02, 2022 24 Applications are sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association through March 22. The scholarship is available to residents of North Carolina pursuing a college degree – associates and/or bachelors – in business or a business-related field of study. […]

University Cultural Centers Form UNC Alliance, Call for Student Scholarship Proposals

Four cultural centers on campus are working together to examine critical issues of equity and justice through a new partnership called the UNC Alliance. The Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History, the Asian American Center, the Carolina Latinx Center, and the American Indian Center came together to launch the collaborative group and […]

Apply now for the Hal McCoy Journalism Fellowship – Press Pros Magazine

Sonny Coots Chief Editor Sonny Fulks graduated from Ohio State University where he pitched four college seasons for the Buckeyes from 1971 to 1974. He furthered his baseball experience as a minor league umpire for seven seasons, working for the Florida State League (A), the Southern League. (AA) and the American Association (AAA). He has […]

Syrian scholar ‘angry’ over Dublin scholarship visa denial

A Syrian scholar who received a scholarship to study for a PhD at Dublin City University (DCU) said he was ‘angry and depressed’ that he couldn’t take advantage of ‘a life-changing opportunity’ after his application visa to come to Ireland was rejected. Mustafa Keshkeia, a translator and lecturer at Damascus University, was due to travel […]

Pittsburgh Pledge Creating New Scholarship for Advanced Educators of Color – CBS Pittsburgh

By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Pledge is creating a new Advancing Educators of Color scholarship. READ MORE: Judge rules dentist accused of killing wife on safari should stay in jail The goal is to add 35 black educators to the Pittsburgh public school system over the next seven years. The AEC […]

‘Articulating the mission’: Whitworth University’s new president comes from within after nationwide search

The University of Whitworth Presidential Search Committee spent nearly a year searching for the university’s new president. the Group of 17 members, which formed in April, conducted a nationwide search that attracted more than 60 applicants. Ultimately, however, the committee turned to Scott McQuilkin, Whitworth’s vice president for advancement, who has served as interim president […]

The Global University Climate Alliance, initiated by Tsinghua University, celebrates three years of action to empower young people for climate action

BEIJING, January 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — January 2022 dots the third year since Tsinghua University launched the Global Alliance of Universities (GAUC) in 2019 in Davos, Switzerland at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum. Established in May 2019GAUC’s mission is to advance solutions to climate change through research, education, and public awareness, and […]

WVHS senior receives $10,000 scholarship | Local News

Sadie Herring, a senior at West Vigo High School, is one of 10 students nationwide to receive a $10,000 Samsung American Legion scholarship. Recipients attended either a 2021 American Legion Girls Auxiliary State Session or an American Legion Boys State Session. Herring attended the 2021 Hoosier Girls State. At West Vigo, she is class president, […]

Change of Scholarship in the Eyes of Idaho Soldier Survivors | Idaho News

By KEITH RIDLER, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Legislation prompted by the deaths of three Idaho Army National Guard pilots killed in a helicopter crash during a training exercise last year has been introduced Tuesday. The House Education Committee has approved a possible hearing on the measure that would change Idaho law to make […]

University of Iowa Online MBA Makes US News & World Report Distance Ranking for First Time

The Old Iowa State Capitol in Iowa City. (Courtesy of PBS of Iowa) IOWA CITY — For the first time since its launch in fall 2019, the University of Iowa’s new online Master of Business Administration degree has made it into the U.S. News & World Report ranking of “Best Business Administration Programs.” Online MBA”. […]

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