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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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MOBILIZE EMPLOYERS AND COMMUNITIES

The Dayton Foundation

GRANT #10041
AMOUNT $100,000
LOCATION Dayton, OH
DATE RANGE 12/15/2016 through 06/30/2018

To support and build capacity for community efforts in Ohio to connect with and influence state action.

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MOBILIZE EMPLOYERS AND COMMUNITIES

Executives' Alliance to Expand Opportunities for Boys and Men of Color

GRANT #9984
AMOUNT $500,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 12/01/2016 through 11/30/2017

To provide operational support to place-based efforts designed to expand educational opportunities for boys and men of color.

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ADVANCE FEDERAL POLICY

State Higher Education Executive Officers

GRANT #9948
AMOUNT $40,300
LOCATION Boulder, CO
DATE RANGE 11/01/2016 through 03/31/2017

To examine the intersection of a federal/state partnership in higher education with free college proposals and Lumina’s Affordability Benchmark.

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METRICS

Georgetown University

GRANT #9844
AMOUNT $4,000,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 11/01/2016 through 10/31/2020

To strengthen the alignment of postsecondary education and workforce through research and technical assistance.

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MOBILIZE HIGHER EDUCATION

John N. Gardner Institute

GRANT #9923
AMOUNT $250,000
LOCATION Brevard, NC
DATE RANGE 11/01/2016 through 10/31/2017

To mobilize 10 postsecondary institutions to redesign gateway courses utilizing the DQP.

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ADVANCE STATE POLICY

The Tides Center

GRANT #9912
AMOUNT $425,600
LOCATION San Francisco, CA
DATE RANGE 10/24/2016 through 10/21/2017

To support state efforts to adopt robust, postsecondary attainment goals.

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MOBILIZE HIGHER EDUCATION

HCM Strategists, LLC

GRANT #9900
AMOUNT $498,700
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 10/11/2016 through 12/31/2019

To provide technical assistance and intermediary support to enhance the charitable activities of four Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) as they adopt a set of evidence-based practices to increase attainment and close achievement gaps.

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METRICS

University of Pennsylvania

GRANT #9836
AMOUNT $500,000
LOCATION Philadelphia, PA
DATE RANGE 09/01/2016 through 08/29/2018

To increase the availability of data on inequity in higher education attainment and knowledge of effective practices to increase the attainment of bachelor’s degrees for low-income students.

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STRATEGIC MEDIA PARTNERS

Public Radio International

GRANT #9926
AMOUNT $200,000
LOCATION Minneapolis, MN
DATE RANGE 11/01/2016 through 10/31/2018

To support news coverage of challenges that immigrants face in securing postsecondary credentials.

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