• Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business received a $500,000 grant from Ernst & Young to establish the Foundations for Leadership Program. The program will seek to increase diversity among students and faculty at the business school.

• Meharry Medical College, the historically black educational institution in Nashville, Tennessee, received a $9 million endowment from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation of Princeton, New Jersey. The funds will be used to establish a center for health policy at the medical school.

The goal of the new center is to increase the number and diversity of sociologists and economists who participate in health services and health policy research.