Local NAACP Kansas Branch Honors Grantham University at Banquet

LENEXA, Kan., Oct. 1, 2018 — Grantham University is pleased to receive the Johnson County NAACP 2018 Philanthropic Award, which was presented during the organization’s 55th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet on Sept. 30. The event’s theme, “Working Together to Broaden our Community through Education,” aligns with the purpose and vision of Grantham – a pioneer in online education for adult learners. The banquet also helped solidify an already strong relationship between the university and the local NAACP branch. Over the summer,…Read +

Grantham University Announces Partnership and Articulation Agreement with California Institute of Arts & Technology

Lenexa, Kan. September 17, 2018 – Two schools, forged from the need for technology education, formed a corporate partnership to better serve students seeking degrees and certifications in technology related fields. Grantham University and California Institute of Arts & Technology recently signed an articulation agreement, which facilitates a seamless transfer of courses and credits between the two schools, allowing CIAT students the opportunity to pursue technology-based degree programs through Grantham University. “This agreement brings together two outstanding institutions that strive…Read +

Grantham Signs Education Partnership with YMCA

Grantham Signs Education Partnership with YMCA Pact underscores shared sentiments of service, personal empowerment LENEXA, Kan., Sept. 12, 2018 — Online education pioneer Grantham University recently entered into a partnership with the Olathe (Kansas) Family YMCA that provides a number of benefits to YMCA staff, their spouses and dependents who attend the university. Under the education agreement, these students can take advantage of: reduced tuition at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; a complimentary review of training and experience for potential…Read +

Grantham University Sponsors Paws on the Prairie 5K Run/Walk Charity Event

LENEXA, Kan., September 10, 2018 – Grantham University, a leading online education provider located in Lenexa, Kan., is proud to be affiliated with the Great Plains SPCA as a title sponsor of the 2018 Paws on the Prairie 5K run/walk, Sept. 15, 2018, beginning at 8 a.m. The event will be held on the sprawling prairie at the Warriors’ Best Friend Foundation, located at 10940 NE 104th St. Kansas City, Mo. 64157. Bring your dog – or come without –…Read +

Public Notice of Upcoming ACEN Accreditation Review Visit

LENEXA, Kan., Aug. 28, 2018 — The Grantham University School of Nursing will host a site review in October for initial accreditation of its RN to BSN Completion (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) Program and its Master of Science in Nursing Programs by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Grantham’s campus is open to the public for anyone interested in meeting with the ACEN site visitors. The public may also join the visitors remotely through the Zoom Room,…Read +

Dr. Susan Fairchild Nursing Scholarship Opens at Grantham University

LENEXA, Kan., August 21, 2018 — Grantham University has begun accepting applications for this year’s Dr. Susan Fairchild Nursing Scholarship, named in honor of the founding dean of Grantham’s School of Nursing. The scholarship, offered annually to two deserving nursing students (one graduate and one undergraduate), provides tuition and fees for two Grantham University courses. Eligible applicants should exemplify the qualities represented by Dr. Fairchild and the profession of nursing. For example, among the requirements, applicants must write and submit…Read +

Grantham University Opens Blacks in Government Annual Scholarship

LENEXA, Kan., July 10, 2018 — For the sixth year, Grantham University has opened the application period for the National Organization of Blacks in Government (BIG) Scholarship. Grantham is again offering a full scholarship for a BIG member to pursue a graduate or undergraduate degree. The scholarship covers tuition, textbooks, software and fees. Among the eligibility criteria, applicants must be BIG members, meet Grantham’s minimum requirements, and submit a 1,000 word essay explaining what the BIG 2018 National Training Institute…Read +

KC-area Non-profits Receive Grants, Share Causes at Grantham University

LENEXA, Kan., July 9, 2018 — In late June, Grantham University held its Grantham Gives Back Award Ceremony and Volunteer Fair at the university’s Lenexa campus. The event shined a light on the important work of several Kansas City-area non-profits, and featured the online university’s presentation of community grants to support the groups’ missions. Representatives from seven separate organizations attended the ceremony, and each received $3,000 to help further its cause. Grantham’s dedicated grant committee determined the recipients, and distributed…Read +

Grantham’s Partnership with NAACP Supports Diversity, Opportunity in Education

LENEXA, Kan., July 5, 2018 — Online education pioneer Grantham University recently entered into a partnership with the Johnson County (Kansas) NAACP that provides a number of benefits to NAACP members, their spouses and dependents who attend the University. Under the agreement, these students can take advantage of reduced tuition at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; a complimentary review of training and experience for potential college credit; and a tuition deferral program. The partnership builds upon the already stellar…Read +

Applications being accepted for two prestigious Grantham University scholarships

Lenexa, Kan., July 3, 2018 — Summer is scholarship season at Grantham University and Grantham is excited to announce the open application period for two of its most prestigious scholarships – the David “Bull” Baker and Eugene “Gene” Jewett Memorial scholarships. The David “Bull” Baker Memorial Scholarship commemorates the lifetime contributions of its namesake, former Air Force POW and Grantham Board of Governors member. It can be used for either an undergraduate or graduate degree at Grantham, and is open to…Read +