Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Philander Smith College

Little Rock, Ark.
$1.2 million

Awarded

Awarded:
2010

Founded by the United Methodist Church in 1866 to educate freed slaves, the private, four-year liberal arts college has undergone a renaissance by focusing on serving low-income students. This three-year grant establishes the Center for Social Justice to engage scholars and researchers working on social-justice issues.