Northwestern University agreement with anti-Israel protesters includes Palestinian student scholarships and visiting faculty

Northwestern University officials announced On Monday, it announced it had reached an agreement with anti-Israel protesters that includes funding for Palestinian scholarships and visiting Palestinian faculty. The agreement was signed five days after pro-Palestinian demonstrators began building an encampment in the middle of Deering Meadow on the Evanston campus. WBBM-TV reported Shortly after the agreement […]

Landry Calls for College Athletes who Skip Anthem to Risk Scholarships

Gov. Jeff Landry (R-Louisiana) on Tuesday called on university boards to implement policies that would put student-athletes at risk of losing their scholarships if they don’t sing the national anthem. Landry’s call came a day after the Louisiana State University (LSU) women’s basketball team lost to Iowa State in the Elite Eight, and the players […]

NCU George Floyd scholarships faces discrimination complaint

The George Floyd Scholarship, which is available only to black students, violates civil rights laws, according to a federal complaint. North Central University in Minneapolis, Minnesota scholarship In 2020, it claimed that simply increasing the number of Black students through the program would “positively impact the learning environment.” The scholarship page also said that “diversifying” […]

Drew Brees’ restaurant giving out 13 scholarships for Jason Kelce

Drew Brees is full of admiration for Jason Kelce. Brees is co-owner of Walk-On Sports Bistro, and the restaurant chain announced Saturday that it will award scholarships to 13 walk-on student-athletes from around the country. This is, in many ways, an ode to Kelce. Jason Kelce retired from the NFL after 13 seasons with the […]

OH University halts race-based scholarships in wake of US Supreme Court ruling

Ohio University has suspended awarding race-based diversity scholarships in response to the Supreme Court’s ruling on affirmative action. Immediately after the Supreme Court’s decision, the Ohio Attorney General’s Office directed universities to stop considering race in admissions decisions. The university has clarified that scholarships already awarded to current students will not be affected by this […]

Beyoncé announces $500K in grants for salons and cosmetology school scholarships

Beyoncé has taken her philanthropic spirit to the world of hair care, launching a new line of hair products and announcing a $500,000 grant to support salons and beauty school scholarships. In Tuesday’s announcement, the “Texas Hold’em” singer’s philanthropic organization, the BeyGOOD Foundation, announced a partnership Her new hair care line, Cécred, is here. A […]