HIGH POINT, NC — The Furniture Foundation announced it has allocated $134,000 for scholarships, education and research at four colleges and universities for the 2007-2008 school year.

Recipients include Appalachian State University, Mississippi State University, North Carolina State University and Lenoir-Ryne College. The grants are generally intended to help support and promote furniture manufacturing studies programs at the schools. 

The Furniture Foundation is a nonprofit organization founded to support research and educational programming aimed at improving management, manufacturing and marketing within the residential furniture industry. The foundation is administered by the American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA), and has distributed more than $3 million in scholarships and grants since 1990.

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