TITLE

Colin Powell Center Gets $10 Million To Develop More Black Policy Makers

AUTHOR(S)
Watson, Jamal
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;12/28/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 23, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Colin Powell Center for Policy Studies at the City College of New York will receive $10 million from the New York Life Foundation that will fund its Endowment for Emerging African American Issues. The endowment will provide permanent funding for scholarships and is expected to help the think tank prepare more African Americans for a seat at the public policy table at the national and international level.
ACCESSION #
23705406

 

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