Grants and Gifts

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded grants totaling more than $159 million to foster workforce training in the health care field. The grants will fund programs to increase the number of nurses and to enhance geriatric education and to support centers of excellence in health care research at colleges and universities that have student bodies with a high percentage of minorities.

Here is a list of the most significant grants awarded to historically black colleges and universities:

Meharry Medical College
Tuskegee University
Xavier University of Louisiana
Meharry Medical College
Howard University
Tuskegee University
Meharry Medical College
Hampton University
Hampton University
Kentucky State University
Coppin State University
Hampton University
Prairie View A&M University