Hartwick College Receives Grant from the Mellon Foundation

February 18, 2014

In December, Hartwick College was awarded a $50,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

The funds will be used over 18 months to support presidential initiatives, including strategic planning.

Previous grants from the Mellon Foundation have enabled Hartwick to undertake a major curricular revision of its First Year Seminars courses and development of new January Term courses.

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,500 students, located in Oneonta, NY, in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive curriculum emphasizes an experiential approach to the liberal arts. Through personalized teaching, collaborative research, a distinctive January Term, a wide range of internships, and vast study-abroad opportunities, Hartwick ensures that students are prepared for not just their first jobs, but for the world ahead. A Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program and strong financial aid and scholarship offerings keep a Hartwick education affordable.

Contact: Valerie Capullo
Phone: 607-431-4031