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For Immediate Release

June 3, 2008

Alfred Harcourt Foundation grants additional scholarship support to TCNJ students and $75, 000 to EOF summer program

EWING, NJ ... Since September 2000, The College of New Jersey has supported 37 students through the support of the Alfred Harcourt Foundation. For fall 2008, the College will enroll four more first year students bringing the total to 41 students who have benefited from the generosity of the Alfred Harcourt Foundation. Established by Ellen Knowles Harcourt, the Alfred Harcourt Foundation provides scholarships for low-income students who are interested in public service careers such as teaching, nursing and other fields and who show promise of future contributions to society....


Corporate Social Responsibility News

8.18.2008 - 03:16pm ET
CSR News from: Alfred Harcourt Foundation
News Categories: Employment & Appointments Academia

Peter Jovanovich Named President of Alfred Harcourt Foundation

(CSRwire) NEW YORK, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the Alfred Harcourt Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Jovanovich as president, effective immediately. Mr. Jovanovich, who currently serves as chairman, will manage the Foundation's program from its new headquarters in Rye, New York. It is expected that a new chairperson will be appointed in 2009 ... http://www.csrwire.com/News/12885.html

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