December 5, 2013
Fort Wayne, Ind.—Indiana Tech has been awarded a $1 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to support Tech students in connecting with the careers of today and tomorrow and support area entrepreneurs in turning ideas into business. The grant is part of the Endowment’s statewide Initiative to Promote Opportunities through Educational Collaborations, and will enable Indiana Tech to establish new curricular offerings that align with the modern demands of Indiana’s labor market.
“We are very grateful for the Endowment’s support of our efforts to strengthen the entrepreneurial abilities of our community and prepare our students for career success,” said Dr. Arthur Snyder, Indiana Tech president. “This grant will help us continue to meet the needs of both students and employers and build a better workforce and thriving economy.”
The grant provides support for three Indiana Tech initiatives:
More information on Lilly Endowment can be found at www.lillyendowment.org.
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