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Campaign for College Opportunity

GRANT #9903
AMOUNT $175,000
LOCATION Los Angeles, CA
DATE RANGE 10/01/2016 through 09/30/2017

To support the Campaign for College Opportunity’s (Campaign) efforts to inform policymakers and the next governor of California’s need for an ambitious postsecondary attainment goal that meets Lumina’s criteria.

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National Conference of State Legislatures

GRANT #9892
AMOUNT $149,500
LOCATION Denver, CO
DATE RANGE 08/31/2016 through 05/31/2017

To fund the National Conference of State Legislatures’ annual Legislative Institute on Higher Education, the Legislative Education Staff Seminar, and support state based technical assistance with legislators and legislative staff.

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National Campus Leadership Council

GRANT #9810
AMOUNT $124,600
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 05/16/2016 through 12/31/2016

To train elected college student leadership networks in three states to understand and focus on Lumina policy agenda at the state level to improve postsecondary education outcomes.

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Colorado Department of Higher Education

GRANT #9718
AMOUNT $200,000
LOCATION Denver, CO
DATE RANGE 03/01/2016 through 12/31/2016

To support technical assistance provision to communities applying for and receiving state funding to develop and launch local college access and success collaboratives.

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The Tides Center

GRANT #9350
AMOUNT $1,250,000
LOCATION San Francisco, CA
DATE RANGE 03/03/2015 through 03/04/2016

Lumina Foundation grants $1,250,000 to the Tides Center to act as the fiscal agent for Strategy Labs Technical Assistance and Policy Academy Funds.

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California Competes

GRANT #9187
AMOUNT $400,000
LOCATION Oakland, CA
DATE RANGE 10/01/2014 through 09/30/2016

To provide data, analysis, research and policy support to build public will for adoption of equity-based California state policies.

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National Conference of State Legislatures

GRANT #9031
AMOUNT $400,800
LOCATION Denver, CO
DATE RANGE 05/15/2014 through 05/15/2016

To strengthen legislative policy capacity to increase attainment in the states.

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New England Board of Higher Education

GRANT #8965
AMOUNT $404,400
LOCATION Boston, MA
DATE RANGE 02/03/2014 through 01/31/2016

To support NEBHE's Aligning State and Federal Financial Aid (ASFFA) project.

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Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Inc.

GRANT #8713
AMOUNT $500,000
LOCATION New York, NY
DATE RANGE 09/17/2013 through 09/30/2015

To support grantmaking and technical assistance for the new Common Core Assessment Project. The Network will be comprised of state-based advocacy groups and other organizations who will work to influence and support policy makers in their implementation of assessments that measure Common Core standards in 5-12 states.

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National Governors Association Center for Best Practices

GRANT #8610
AMOUNT $650,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 09/16/2013 through 08/31/2015

To support the 2013 - 2014 NGA Chairs Initiative focused on Higher Education and the Workforce to more closely align universities, community and technical colleges, and workforce training providers with emerging labor markets.

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