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Berea College to Receive $50,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

Berea, KY—The National Endowment for the Arts awarded an Art Works grant of $50,000 to Partners for Education at Berea College for the Arts Connect Appalachian Youth project, which will engage educators and youth to communicate the importance of arts education and increase in and out of school art opportunities. [read more]

Partners for Education at Berea College honored by HealthCorps

NEW YORK, NY – April 24, 2018 – HealthCorps® (www.healthcorps.org), a national non-profit that builds resilience in America’s youth through innovative health and wellness education, honored Partners for Education at Berea College with the Joel Mallah Crystal Heart Apple Award, for their contributions toward the health and well-being of America’s youth during the organization’s 12th Annual Gala on Monday, April 23. [read more]

Promise Neighborhood Brings $30 Million to Support Education

Berea, KY—A $30 million Promise Neighborhood grant to serve Perry County in eastern Kentucky has been awarded to Partners for Education at Berea College. The five-year grant will provide children and youth in the community with comprehensive services and school supports and is aimed at improving outcomes for all students and their families. [read more]

Promise Neighborhood Brings $30 Million to Support Education

A $30 million Promise Neighborhood grant to serve Perry County in eastern Kentucky has been awarded to Partners for Education at Berea College. The five-year grant will provide children and youth in the community with comprehensive services and school supports and is aimed at improving outcomes for all students and their families. [read more]

GEAR UP Grant Funds Educational Opportunities for East Kentucky Students

Partners for Education at Berea College has been awarded a Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant worth $3.9 million to serve students in Floyd, Magoffin, Menifee, Pike and Wolfe counties. [read more]

Upward Bound Math Science Grant Funds Educational Opportunities for Students in Breathitt and Perry Counties

Partners for Education at Berea College has been awarded a grant worth $260,000 to serve students in Breathitt and Perry counties. [read more]

Novelis Sponsors Summer STEM Camp at Berea Community Elementary

Partnership to provide hands-on STEM experience for local students. [read more]

Kentucky Selected for Program to End Youth Homelessness

KY BoS CoC, KHC, and Partners for Education at Berea College selected to participate in Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP). [read more]