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LUMINA IMPACT VENTURES

LearnLaunch

GRANT #10303
AMOUNT $150,000
LOCATION Boston, Mass.
DATE RANGE 09/04/2017 through 04/30/2018

To partner with an ed-tech focused startup program to accelerate and mentor 6-8 startup companies with products that support Lumina’s mission.

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QUALITY ASSURANCE

Association of Community College Trustees

GRANT #10302
AMOUNT $85,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 09/01/2017 through 03/30/2018

To educate and engage community college trustees in discussions about current and proposed new quality assurance and institutional improvement processes.

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ADVANCE STATE POLICY

The Education Trust, Inc.

GRANT #10216
AMOUNT $600,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 09/01/2017 through 08/30/2019

To increase public awareness of equity gaps in state postsecondary attainment and to inform policy and institutional leaders of the benefits of closing those gaps in order to increase postsecondary attainment.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

US Chamber of Commerce Foundation

GRANT #10200
AMOUNT $125,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 09/01/2017 through 08/31/2018

To improve the interoperability between technology tools used in employer talent sourcing and education systems for managing learner records.

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ADVANCE FEDERAL POLICY

Center for American Progress

GRANT #10174
AMOUNT $440,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 08/01/2017 through 07/31/2019

To support research, policy analysis and nonpartisan advocacy in support of efforts to increase postsecondary attainment and quality, especially among low-income and adult students.

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STRATEGIC MEDIA PARTNERS

The Texas Tribune

GRANT #10190
AMOUNT $75,000
LOCATION Austin, TX
DATE RANGE 08/01/2017 through 07/31/2019

To address postsecondary issues in Texas through enterprise reporting and public affairs programming.

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STRATEGIC MEDIA PARTNERS

Education Writers Association

GRANT #10191
AMOUNT $725,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 08/01/2017 through 08/31/2019

To support journalism training and coverage projects related to education beyond high school, including focused coverage tied to equity and priority populations for achieving the goal of 60 percent postsecondary attainment by 2025.

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CREATE NEW HIGHER EDUCATION MODELS

Better Future Forward

GRANT #10192
AMOUNT $225,000
LOCATION Falls Church, VA
DATE RANGE 08/01/2017 through 08/01/2019

To advance thought leadership and research related to income-share agreements.

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ADVANCE STATE POLICY

The Miller Center Foundation

GRANT #10193
AMOUNT $15,000
LOCATION Charlottesville, VA
DATE RANGE 07/01/2017 through 12/31/2017

To support the dissemination of papers on renewing the state/federal partnership in higher education.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

Business Roundtable

GRANT #10156
AMOUNT $800,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 06/19/2017 through 06/18/2019

To support initiatives of the National Network of Business and Industry Associations that connect education and training to work and skill needs.

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