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Stanford Graduate School of Education

GRANT #9072
AMOUNT $130,000
LOCATION Stanford, CA
DATE RANGE 05/01/2014 through 12/31/2015

To create an intervention that provides useful suggestions for the field on how to use social psychology behavioral nudges to increase enrollment of low income students into postsecondary institutions.

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Institute for Higher Education Policy

GRANT #8767
AMOUNT $189,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 12/01/2013 through 03/01/2015

To examine the ways in which private colleges may be able to lower their sticker price without negatively impacting access or quality.

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New America Foundation

GRANT #8673
AMOUNT $400,400
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 11/01/2013 through 10/31/2015

To combine a national survey with rigorously constructed focus groups to conduct an analysis of how students choose to attend and pay for college.

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Ideas42

GRANT #8763
AMOUNT $384,400
LOCATION New York, NY
DATE RANGE 11/01/2013 through 05/01/2015

To explore and create a series of pilots using financial aid to encourage success-oriented behaviors among students.

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The University of Oklahoma

GRANT #8728
AMOUNT $87,500
LOCATION Norman, OK
DATE RANGE 10/01/2013 through 03/31/2014

To write a paper that will analyze the role of state and institutional leaders in improving affordability and financial aid programs and policies.

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California Competes

GRANT #8739
AMOUNT $100,000
LOCATION Oakland, CA
DATE RANGE 09/16/2013 through 02/28/2014

To write a paper that develops a research-based tool for individualized analysis of college affordability and value, including implications of this tool on federal, state, and institutional policy.

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Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

GRANT #8724
AMOUNT $80,000
LOCATION Boulder, CO
DATE RANGE 09/01/2013 through 10/31/2014

To offer policy recommendations for state financial aid systems that support student access, success, and affordability.

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Tennessee Higher Education Commission

GRANT #8726
AMOUNT $30,000
LOCATION Nashville, TN
DATE RANGE 09/01/2013 through 08/31/2014

To conduct a student-level financial aid analysis to identify affordability gaps that will inform potential reforms to Federal, state and institutional grant programs.

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State Higher Education Executive Officers

GRANT #8727
AMOUNT $100,000
LOCATION Boulder, CO
DATE RANGE 09/01/2013 through 09/30/2014

To engage states and institutions in a conversation about creating policies for affordability and success in higher education.

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Institute for College Access and Success

GRANT #8730
AMOUNT $70,000
LOCATION Oakland, CA
DATE RANGE 09/01/2013 through 02/28/2014

To write a paper that explores how the design on income-based and passive repayment systems could affect college affordability, access and completion for low-income students as part of the Exploring New Models of Student Financial Support paper series.

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