Federal and National Opportunities Week of February 5th

U.S. Department of the Interior

 

The Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement is excited to announce its inaugural training event. The objective of this webinar is to enhance the knowledge and understanding of our HBCU colleagues regarding the available funding opportunities, which can support them in their mission of providing high-quality education to their students.
Let’s create a better tomorrow through education!

Learn more about the program here: DOI HBCU Webinar

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Art and Healing

The White House Initiative on HBCUs invites you to participate in our virtual program, Art and Healing, on February 16th 2:00pm-3:30pm. This two-part program will first showcase two student filmmakers and their films focused on mental health. The second part of the program will switch gears to a panel from the Department of Health and Human Services to address mental health resources from a funding perspective for HBCUs and direct services for the students on these campuses. The audience this program are students, faculty, and staff from the HBCU Community.

 

Learn more about the program here: Art and Healing Flyer

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U.S. Federal Aviation Administration

This HBCU Fourth Friday, we will be highlighting Tuskegee University, FAA Tuskegee University Alumni and general university information. Please join the FAA on February 23 from 4-5 p.m. EST to celebrate TU! During this forum, students, faculty, industry professionals and more will have the opportunity to network, chat and share information on all things HBCU and shine a special light on TU!

Click here to register in advance for this Zoom meeting: https://faavideo.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIsceurqzsuGNxNk-J_v3GnfTSUKLdTvzo

Our FAA social media handles are below:
Instagram: @faa [instagram.com]
Twitter: @FAANews [twitter.com]
Facebook: @FAA [facebook.com]
LinkedIn: Federal Aviation Administration [linkedin.com]

Please put on your HBCU/FAA or collegiate gear, check out our social media platforms and we will see you at the end of the day!

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U.S. Department of Energy

How to Do Business with the Government: Contracts, Grants, and Cooperative Agreements for MSIs, TCUs, and HBCUs

When: Thursday, February 29, 2023 from 2:00 – 4:00pm EST

Come learn how Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs), Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs), and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) can do business with the U.S. Department of Energy and the Federal Government at large. All levels of experience with financial awards and contracts are welcome.

This is part of the FY24 Educational Engagement and Training Series.

REGISTER

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Transatlantic Program of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs & Climate Action

The STEM and Enterprise Learning and Understanding New Career Horizons (STEM & Enterprise LAUNCH) program offers students and faculty from all HBCUs the opportunity to spend up to 14 days in Germany on an immersive study tour experience that includes meetings with leaders in industry, research, academia, business, and government. Cultural and historical visits complement the program. Students from HBCUs who are majoring or minoring in fields related to science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or business are eligible to apply. This program enables participants to launch their international careers through cultural immersion and professional networking. Knowledge of German is not required.

The program is funded by the Transatlantic Program of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs & Climate Action, offsetting costs for participants significantly.

Please note that the application deadline for this year’s program, taking place May 12 – 25, 2024, is February 11, 2024.

Please direct program-specific questions to Patricia Pahlke (she/her) at Cultural Vistas’ Europe office: ppahlke@culturalvistas.eu

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Department of Education, Federal Student Aid

The White House Initiative on HBCUs invites you to join the Department of Education, Federal Student Aid for two webinars about the new 2024-25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®️) Form.

HBCUs are consistent produces of academic and professional excellence, that provide students from a range of backgrounds, especially low-income and first-generation students, the opportunity to obtain higher education. That’s why we’re hosting these workshops to help people better understand the new form.

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Title: HBCU Info Session: New 2024-25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Date: Monday, February 12, 2024
Audience: Parents
Time: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Eastern Time

On Monday, February 12, our first webinar is a great opportunity for parents and guardians of current and prospective HBCU students to learn best strategies to complete the new form, and changes to the financial aid process. You can register for this event using the link below.

You must pre-register at https://intellor.webex.com/weblink/register/r3eaa7903b336c3579c87ace744fd84ae

Title: HBCU Info Session: New 2024-25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Date: Wednesday, February 14, 2024
Audience: Students & Faculty
Time: 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM Eastern Time

On Wednesday, February 14 the White House Initiative on HBCUs is inviting students to join the Department of Education, Federal Student Aid for a free webinar about the new 2024-25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®️) Form.  Learn best strategies to complete the new form, and changes to the financial aid process.

Pre-Registration is required: https://intellor.webex.com/weblink/register/rc28c34a837594702b568efef0eb2b8c0

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Fiscal Year 2024 Targeted Violence and Terrorism Prevention (TVTP) Grant Program

 

To apply click here https://grants.gov/search-results-detail/352057

 

Description:  Acts of targeted violence and terrorism are often preventable occurrences.  American communities continue to be vulnerable to these threats- forms of violence that impact our collective sense of security and freedom as Americans.  The Center for Prevention Programs and Partnerships (CP3) strengthens our country’s ability to prevent targeted violence and terrorism nationwide, through funding, training, increased public awareness, and partnerships across every level of government, the private sector, and in local communities.  The TVTP Grant program provides financial assistance, training, and resources to eligible applicants.  These grants enable recipients to develop sustainable, multidisciplinary TVTP capabilities in local communities, pilot innovating prevention approaches, and identify prevention best practices that can be replicated in countries across the country.

 

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HBCU National Center Summer Housing

 

Calling all HBCU students with secured summer internships! Scan the QR code or click on the link below to complete the HBCU National Center Summer Housing Interest form.

Applications open on March 1st, 2024. Don’t miss out on this opportunity – complete the form now to receive application information on March 1st.

Link: https://lnkd.in/gikBkmTf

Make sure you secure your summer plans!