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STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

Education Reform Now, Inc.

GRANT #9945
AMOUNT $350,400
LOCATION New York, NY
DATE RANGE 10/18/2016 through 12/30/2017

To launch a new College Affordability Promise Project that embraces The Rule of 10 to target the nexus between higher education finance and academic preparation policy.

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Dēmos

GRANT #9941
AMOUNT $400,000
LOCATION New York, NY
DATE RANGE 10/18/2016 through 12/31/2017

To support work advancing policies that would create a new guarantee of college affordability for all Americans.

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Money Magazine

GRANT #9796
AMOUNT $150,000
LOCATION New York, NY
DATE RANGE 05/01/2016 through 09/30/2017

To assess student and family reactions to various measures of college affordability.

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Bipartisan Policy Center, Inc.

GRANT #9662
AMOUNT $175,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 05/30/2016 through 12/31/2016

To consider how the Lumina affordability benchmark could be met by undertaking ‘supply side reforms’ rather than relying solely on increased funding.

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State Higher Education Executive Officers

GRANT #9778
AMOUNT $150,000
LOCATION Boulder, CO
DATE RANGE 07/01/2016 through 12/31/2017

To perform a comprehensive qualitative analysis of state tuition and fee rate-setting.

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uAspire

GRANT #9794
AMOUNT $240,000
LOCATION Boston, MA
DATE RANGE 05/24/2016 through 12/31/2016

To provide expertise and analysis on student financial aid and affordability to the field, policymakers, and several sites in the Lumina Community Partnership for Attainment.

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Institute for Higher Education Policy

GRANT #9773
AMOUNT $210,500
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 04/15/2016 through 03/31/2017

To measure institutional affordability against Lumina's Affordability Benchmark

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Temple University

GRANT #9723
AMOUNT $100,000
LOCATION Philadelphia, PA
DATE RANGE 04/15/2016 through 12/31/2016

To analyze the extent to which material hardship (i.e. food and housing insecurity) exists among postsecondary students and the relationship between such hardship and academic outcomes for students enrolled in postsecondary education.

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The Urban Institute

GRANT #9722
AMOUNT $210,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 04/01/2016 through 09/30/2017

To understand the factors impacting the increase in reported living costs and any implications of living costs for thinking about the measurement of college affordability.

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Education Commission of the States

GRANT #9698
AMOUNT $77,700
LOCATION Denver , CO
DATE RANGE 04/01/2016 through 11/30/2016

To assess the feasibility of a state-level Adult College Promise Scholarship policy.

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