Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights Interpretive Center http://apr.org en Ala. Officials Award Grant To Voting Rights Center http://apr.org/post/ala-officials-award-grant-voting-rights-center <P>State officials have awarded Alabama State University with $800,000 in grant funding for the Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights Interpretive Center.</P> <P>The funding will be added to an existing grant of $1.2 million.</P> <P>Director of Alabama State University's National Center for the study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture says the center will be located near Hornet Stadium on the university's campus.</P> <P>Organizers say they hope to open the center in time for the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March in March 2015.</P> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 22:11:56 +0000 The Associated Press 33357 at http://apr.org Ala. Officials Award Grant To Voting Rights Center