Rep. G.K. Butterfield recently delivered a check for $3,474,661 to Elizabeth City
State University. The funding results from the historically black colleges and universities
program (84.031B). This grant will be for the first budget period (10/01/2012 through
09/30/2013). It is anticipated that the grant will be used for a total of 5 years.
The purpose of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Program is to provide
financial assistance to establish or strengthen the academic resources, management
capabilities, and physical plants of Historically Black Colleges and Universities.