28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercantile Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: MBWM)("Mercantile") announced today its contribution of $100,000 to the Upward Bound Program, an organization that provides fundamental and financial support to participants in their preparation for college entrance.
What does UB stand for?
UB stands for Upward Bound (federally funded high school program)
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We have 14 other meanings of UB in our Acronym Attic
- University of Birmingham (UK)
- University of Botswana
- University of Bremen (Germany)
- University of Bridgeport
- University of Buffalo
- Unknown Beyond (anime site)
- Unlicensed Band
- Unlimited Budget
- Unterbezirk (part of Social Democratic Party of Germany)
- Upper Bound
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6 million Department of Education (DOE) grant that finances Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) at WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY for another five years.
The Cuyahoga Community College (Ohio) Foundation has secured a $294,659 grant for the college's Veterans Upward Bound Project.
Established in 1964 by President Lyndon Baines Johnson as part of his strategy for War on Poverty, Upward Bound initially was created by the Educational Opportunity Act of 1964 as an experimental program to increase access and retention in higher education among underrepresented populations.
also hosts TRIO programs locally, including two Upward Bound programs.
COE is urging Talent Search and Upward Bound administrators to express their dissatisfaction directly to the White House.
9789460911996 Science in the making at the margin; a multisited ethnography of learning and becoming in an afterschool program, a garden, and a math and science upward bound program.
I wrote a feature article for the Dallas Times Herald on Upward Bound and became interested in the program," she says.