Bloomberg Grant Funds Innovative Partnership for Early College High School in Durham

Posted Jan 17, 2024

"On Wednesday [January 17, 2024], Duke Health, Durham Technical Community College and Durham Public Schools formalized a partnership to establish an early college for high school students interested in pursuing healthcare careers. The early college is made possible thanks to a $29.5 million grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies. It was one of 10 grants awarded nationally through Bloomberg’s “Student-centered, Market-driven Healthcare Education Initiative” that was created to address critical healthcare workforce needs while preparing students for healthcare careers." (Childress, G. NC Newsline, Jan 17, 2024.

For more information, please read the full NC Newsline article, Duke Health press release, or Durham Tech press release.