Published: Wednesday, November 17, 2010
The Office of Sponsored Research and Programs congratulates the following faculty members recently awarded grants:
- Stephany Biggs, director of the Office of Academic and Community Outreach, received a grant of $400,000 from the N.C. Department of Public Instruction to establish a 21st Century Community Learning Center for African-American high school students performing below grade level in reading and math. One hundred students will be served through the African-American Youth Leadership Academy designed to improve educational and social outcomes for students. Participants will attend a 10-day Summer Residential Institutes (SRI) on the NCCU campus.