Fairmont State gets grant for mentoring, academics
FAIRMONT, W.Va. -- Fairmont State University has received a $399,117 federal grant to provide mentoring services for low-income and at-risk students.
The grant from the U.S. Department of Education also will be used to develop a business-learning lab for math, science and engineering. U.S. Rep. David B. McKinley announced the grant Thursday. He says the funding will help Fairmont State prepare students and ensure they have the skills to succeed.