Twitter Video: Kaepernick Completes His $1M Philanthropy Pledge

Colin Kaepernick is not letting his critics, including President Donald Trump, define him. Kaepernick has been making good on his plan to donate $1 million and all the proceeds from his jersey sales from the 2016 NFL season to charities. From October 2016 to June 2017, he has donated $900,000 to 31 organizations. The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback […]

NANBPWC Scholarships For African American Females (Due in March)

NANBPWC Scholarships For African American Females offers four different scholarships for outstanding females of African American descent. Each scholarship is merit based and requires completion of an essay. The Dr. Julianne Malveaux Scholarship – open to African American females who are college sophomores or juniors. Candidates must submit a 1000 word essay on the topic: Your […]

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Internships

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Internships are available for college students pursuing undergraduate associates or bachelors degrees. The internships are designed to give students work experience in public policy and the government. Interns receive a stipend with their internship placement to offset personal expenses, and housing is provided. Three different internship programs are offered at different […]

Minority Access National Diversity & Inclusion Internship Program (Undergraduates & Graduates)

The Minority Access Internship Program offers spring, summer and fall internships for college sophomores, juniors, seniors, graduates and professionals. All internships are paid and include stipends, travel expenses, and housing assistance. It is open to all students; minorities are encouraged to apply. Students must be enrolled full-time at a U.S. accredited college or university and […]

Study: Women and Minorities Value Mentoring Programs

Women and ethnic minority talent find formal mentoring programs valuable to their careers, but there are opportunities for companies to improve their programs to better serve this important employee base, according to a new survey by Heidrick & Struggles, a premier provider of executive search, leadership consulting and culture shaping worldwide. Heidrick & Struggles' Creating a culture […]

More Than 50% of This Ivy League University’s Freshmen Are Minorities

For the first time in history, more than 50 percent of incoming freshmen at Harvard University are minorities. If all graduate in the year 2021, it could also mean the first graduating class at prestigious Harvard with more than 50 percent non-whites. Harvard University, founded in 1636, has been working to increase diversity among classes […]