Federal Funding to HBCUs Fell in 2012, Lowest Over Five-Year Period

A report from the Department of Education shows that federal funding for historically black colleges and universities decreased in 2012.

The report, released earlier this month by the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, reveals that 22 out of 32 federal agencies provided nearly $4.8 billion in funding to HBCUs, which accounted for 2.7 percent of all funds awarded to colleges and universities nationwide.… Read More