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Campaign for College Opportunity

GRANT #7402
AMOUNT $350,000
LOCATION Los Angeles, CA
DATE RANGE 05/01/2011 through 12/31/2012

To improve college access and success in California's community colleges and universities by setting goals and priorities for increased educational attainment and implementation of new student transfer rules among public colleges and universities.

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Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Inc.

GRANT #7143
AMOUNT $350,000
LOCATION New York, NY
DATE RANGE 12/01/2010 through 11/30/2012

To establish an independent Citizen's Commission in California to recommend statewide postsecondary education attainment goals and strategies to achieve them.

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Jobs for the Future, Inc.

GRANT #7074
AMOUNT $800,000
LOCATION Boston, MA
DATE RANGE 10/01/2010 through 12/31/2014

To advance a state policy framework in three states to increase adult completion rates in community college occupational/technical credential programs.

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National Governors Association Center for Best Practices

GRANT #7092
AMOUNT $300,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 07/01/2010 through 12/31/2012

To cover staff time for eight states to join a productivity policy academy as part of West Virginia Gov. Joe Manchin's 2010-11 NGA Chairman's Initiative on increasing postsecondary attainment.

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National Governors Association Center for Best Practices

GRANT #6364
AMOUNT $600,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 11/01/2009 through 06/30/2013

To develop the National Governors Association's capacity to help governors shape policies that increase transparency and accountability in higher education and contribute to increases in numbers of residents educated to meet workforce needs.

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Institute for Higher Education Policy

GRANT #6597
AMOUNT $1,110,600
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 10/01/2009 through 03/01/2013

To strengthen access and success through research, policy and improved practice.

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Midwestern Higher Education Compact

GRANT #5352
AMOUNT $800,000
LOCATION Minneapolis, MN
DATE RANGE 11/01/2008 through 10/31/2013

To develop group purchasing programs to reduce institutions' cost of procuring energy and providing health benefits to employees and students.

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Education Commission of the States

GRANT #5628
AMOUNT $1,405,400
LOCATION Denver , CO
DATE RANGE 11/01/2008 through 07/01/2014

To align state and system policies to increase college success for students who require remedial and developmental education.

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