Grants

Elizabeth City State University, the historically black educational institution in North Carolina, received a $380,000 federal grant to replace blackboards on its campus with whiteboards and overhead projectors. The grant will also be used to create a wireless network on campus.

Johnson C. Smith University, the historically black educational institution in Charlotte, North Carolina, received a $50,000 grant from the Dowd Foundation. The grant will be used to complete renovations to the campus’ historic Carnegie Building.

The university also received a $50,000 grant from the Cannon Foundation, which will be used to make renovations to residence halls on campus.