All students deserve the chance to attend college so they can succeed in life. Therefore, it is the vision of the Tom Joyner Foundation to provide programming that affords diverse academic opportunities to students wanting and/or attending HBCU’s regardless of social or economic status and means.
HBCU NEWS & EVENTS
The Interdenominational Theological Center has named Matthew Wesley Williams as Interim President
Atlanta, GA — Matthew Wesley Williams has been appointed by the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees of the Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC) to serve as Interim President of the Center, upon the retirement of current President, Dr. Edward L. Wheeler on July 31, 2019. This action will be ratified by the full Board of […]
Kentucky State University lowers tuition for out-of-state students
The Kentucky State University Board of Regents approved an agreement to lower tuition for out-of-state students. The Board of Regents approved a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE) to reduce non-resident tuition from $9,500 per semester to $5,775 per semester for students in the seven states contiguous to Kentucky, […]
Another FVSU student is named the Herc Scholar of the week
Meet Jhavani Mezier. Jhavani has been selected as this week’s recipient of the $1,500 scholarship from the Tom Joyner Foundation. This future attorney
Kappa Alpha Psi’s Eric Johnson Was Just Elected Mayor of Dallas
Dallas has a new mayor and he is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Last night, Texas state Rep. Eric Johnson won the election for Mayor of Dallas, the 9th largest city in the United States. “The voters of Dallas I think were very clear in this election they want that. They want […]
What We Do
The Tom Joyner Foundation provides programming that affords diverse academic opportunities to students wanting and/or attending HBCU’s regardless of social or economic status and means.
Who We Help
We remain focused on ensuring the future of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) well into the 21st Century through customized capacity building programs.
How You Can Help
Together, we can make a difference in the lives of young people. Donate to a specific HBCU, the Hercules Scholarship or general scholarship fund to help deserving students get an education.
To help ease the burden of paying for a college education, these corporations partner with the Tom Joyner Foundation to award scholarships to selected students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities.