Wes Hickman (202-224-5972) or Kevin Bishop (864-250-1417)
WASHINGTON- U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today announced South Carolina’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will receive $14.7 million in grants for institutional aid. The funds can be used to strengthen academic resources, financial management, endowments, and physical plants.
Award recipients include:
Allen University- $1,068,878
Benedict College- $2,604,848
Claflin University- $1,956,641
Clinton Junior College- $500,000
Denmark Technical College- $2,075,869
Morris College- $1,600,029
South Carolina State University- $3,297,873
Voorhees College- $1,694,171
The grants were awarded by the U.S. Department of Education.