Posted on Monday, April 04, 2011
The Cannon Foundation of Concord, North Carolina, has granted $50,000 to Salem College for the renovation of space to be used for a multi-purpose classroom/laboratory. The space will be used by the new program in exercise science.
Salem College is a collaborative partner with the local Experiment in Self-Reliance (ESR) in providing community women education in financial literacy. The $30,000 grant to ESR from the Women’s Fund of the Winston-Salem Foundation provides approximately $10,000 for the classes to be held this spring semester on campus.
The Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation of Atlanta, Georgia has awarded Salem College a total of $140,000 in scholarships for the coming academic year. Scholarship recipients are from one of eight eligible southern states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. About 20 students benefit directly from these awards.
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