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ADVANCE STATE POLICY

National Skills Coalition

GRANT #10177
AMOUNT $500,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 06/20/2017 through 12/31/2018

To understand and improve state-level data and information on high-quality non-degree credentials to inform state budget and policy decisions and the national dialogue on closing equity gaps and increasing postsecondary attainment.

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FIRST CREDENTIAL FOR ADULTS

Minnesota Office of Higher Education

GRANT #10136
AMOUNT $748,000
LOCATION St. Paul, MN
DATE RANGE 07/01/2017 through 12/31/2019

To implement an adult promise program in Minnesota.

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QUALITY ASSURANCE

Institute for College Access and Success

GRANT #10121
AMOUNT $550,000
LOCATION Oakland, Calif.
DATE RANGE 05/01/2017 through 02/28/2019

To equitably increase postsecondary access and success by informing the development of federal quality measures and developing solutions that address student loan challenges facing returning adults.

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COMPETENCY-BASED LEARNING

Competency-Based Education Network

GRANT #10165
AMOUNT $1,463,200
LOCATION Franklin, TN
DATE RANGE 06/01/2017 through 07/02/2020

To support the creation of the Competency-Based Education Network as a 501(c)(3) public charity organized to foster the development of competency based education and increase postsecondary attainment.

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ADVANCE STATE POLICY

Adult Degree Attainment Partnership

GRANT #10117
AMOUNT $750,000
LOCATION Augusta, Maine
DATE RANGE 06/01/2017 through 12/31/2019

To implement an adult promise program in Maine.

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FIRST CREDENTIAL FOR ADULTS

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE)

GRANT #10122
AMOUNT $777,300
LOCATION Oklahoma City
DATE RANGE 06/01/2017 through 12/31/2019

To implement an adult promise program in Oklahoma.

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FIRST CREDENTIAL FOR ADULTS

Washington Student Achievement Council

GRANT #10123
AMOUNT $368,800
LOCATION Olympia, Wash.
DATE RANGE 06/01/2017 through 12/31/2019

To implement an adult promise program in Washington State.

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STUDENT SUCCESS

American Council on Education

GRANT #10082
AMOUNT $551,200
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 06/01/2017 through 05/31/2019

To gather promising practices to increasing attainment from across the globe that can be synthesized and shared with US postsecondary institutions and organizations.

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METRICS

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

GRANT #10111
AMOUNT $125,400
LOCATION Chicago, IL
DATE RANGE 05/15/2017 through 11/30/2017

To provide Lumina and the field more information about the educational attainment levels and skill levels of adult foreign-born populations (including undocumented immigrants) in the U.S.

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STUDENT SUCCESS

Manhattan Institute for Policy Research

GRANT #10096
AMOUNT $163,900
LOCATION New York, NY
DATE RANGE 06/01/2017 through 05/31/2018

To study the concept of institutional guarantees of student success.

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