U.S. Department of Education Alabama grants http://apr.org en Historically Black Ala. Colleges Get Big Grants http://apr.org/post/historically-black-ala-colleges-get-big-grants <P>The U.S. Department of Education is awarding millions in grants to historically black colleges in Alabama.</P> <DIV> <P>The five-year grants will affect curriculum and teaching programs, campus building improvements and the purchase of scientific equipment.</P> <P>The department said the Alabama grants include nearly $4 million for Alabama State University, $3.2 million to Alabama A&amp;M University, nearly $3 million to Lawson State Community College, and $2.3 million for Tuskegee University. Wed, 19 Sep 2012 13:36:13 +0000 The Associated Press 18069 at http://apr.org Historically Black Ala. Colleges Get Big Grants