• Bloomberg Gives $1.8 Billion to Johns Hopkins for Student Aid

    23 days ago - By NY Times

    The donation would underwrite “need-blind” admissions and eliminate the need for low- and moderate-income students at the university to take out loans.
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  • Bloomberg donates ‘unprecedented' $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    23 days ago - By WGN TV

    BALTIMORE - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Sunday he's donating $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University, to boost financial aid for low- and middle-income students.
    The Baltimore university said the contribution - the largest ever to any education institution in the U.S. - will allow Johns Hopkins to eliminate student loans in financial aid packages starting next fall. The university will instead offer scholarships that don't have to be repaid.
    University President Ronald Daniels said Bloomberg's contribution will also let the institution...
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  • Bloomberg donates record $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    Bloomberg donates record $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    23 days ago - By New York Post

    Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Sunday that he is donating a record $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University.
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  • Michael Bloomberg Gives $1.8 Billion To Financial Aid At Johns Hopkins University

    Michael Bloomberg Gives $1.8 Billion To Financial Aid At Johns Hopkins University

    23 days ago - By NPR

    The donation is the largest individual gift ever made to a single university and is designed to allow the school to be need-blind and loan-free. (Image credit: Monica Schipper/Getty Images)
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  • Former NYC mayor Bloomberg giving Johns Hopkins $1.8 billion for financial aid

    23 days ago - By Reuters

    Former New York City mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg is giving $1.8 billion to Johns Hopkins University for student financial aid at his alma mater, Bloomberg said in an opinion piece published on Sunday in The New York Times.
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  • Bloomberg donates $1.8 billion to alma mater, Johns Hopkins

    Bloomberg donates $1.8 billion to alma mater, Johns Hopkins

    23 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    BALTIMORE - Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is donating $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University. Bloomberg and the Baltimore university said Sunday that the gift is the largest ever to any education institution in the U.S. University President Ronald Daniels is calling the gift “transformative.” He says the contribution will...
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  • Bloomberg donates $1.8 billion to alma mater, Johns Hopkins

    23 days ago - By Star Tribune


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  • Bloomberg donates $1.8 billion to alma mater, Johns Hopkins

    23 days ago - By Miami Herald

    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is donating $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University. Bloomberg and the Baltimore university said Sunday that the gift is the largest...
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  • Michael Bloomberg donates $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    Michael Bloomberg donates $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    23 days ago - By WBALTV

    Michael Bloomberg is donating $1.8 billion to Johns Hopkins University for financial aid for low- and middle-income students.
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  • Potential 2020 candidate Bloomberg gives $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    23 days ago - By Politico

    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg - who is weighing a 2020 presidential bid - pledged Sunday to donate $1.8 billion to Johns Hopkins University for undergraduate student financial aid - the largest donation ever to a U.S. university. The gift to the private, Baltimore-based research institution allows it to permanently commit to providing “need-blind” admissions that weigh just merit in decisions - without considering a prospective student's finances. Bloomberg is a 1964 graduate of Johns Hopkins. Bloomberg's gift represents the largest-ever donation to a U.S. college or university...
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  • Bloomberg to donate historic $1.8 billion to Hopkins for low-income scholarships

    23 days ago - By Baltimore Sun

    Former New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg will give $1.8 billion in scholarship money to the Johns Hopkins University, the largest gift to any academic institution in U.S. history. The historic gift, announced Sunday, will be spent exclusively for low- and middle-income scholarships, allowing...
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