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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 Chair’s 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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Campaign for College Opportunity

GRANT #8245
AMOUNT $400,000
LOCATION Los Angeles, CA
DATE RANGE 06/01/2013 through 05/31/2015

To increase attainment in California’s community colleges and universities through implementation of transfer and Student Success Task Force reforms.

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State Higher Education Executive Officers

GRANT #8362
AMOUNT $1,000,000
LOCATION Boulder, CO
DATE RANGE 04/01/2013 through 03/31/2015

To advance public policies and educational practice in the states to achieve more widespread participation and success in higher education.

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California Competes

GRANT #8189
AMOUNT $350,000
LOCATION Oakland, CA
DATE RANGE 12/01/2012 through 11/30/2014

To support implementation of California Competes Council recommendations to increase higher education attainment in California.

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The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

GRANT #8199
AMOUNT $50,000
LOCATION Chicago, IL
DATE RANGE 10/15/2012 through 04/14/2013

To build support for sound immigration policy in Midwestern states.

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The Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education

GRANT #8104
AMOUNT $20,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 07/01/2012 through 07/31/2013

To support a publication commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Pell Grant Program.

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Education Commission of the States

GRANT #7485
AMOUNT $500,000
LOCATION Denver , CO
DATE RANGE 12/01/2011 through 07/01/2014

To move the states from information sharing and networking to the adoption of proven statewide remedial education policy and practice reforms.

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Southern Regional Education Board

GRANT #7628
AMOUNT $486,000
LOCATION Atlanta, GA
DATE RANGE 11/01/2011 through 06/30/2014

To assist states and systems in developing and implementing policies with potential to help educate many more students.

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National Conference of State Legislatures

GRANT #7376
AMOUNT $442,200
LOCATION Denver, CO
DATE RANGE 07/01/2011 through 09/30/2013

To support state legislators in the design and implementation of policies that increase degree attainment with available resources while preserving access and quality.

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