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STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

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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MOBILIZE EMPLOYERS AND COMMUNITIES

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

GRANT #9872
AMOUNT $200,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 09/15/2016 through 08/31/2019

To provide operational and convening support to a youth alliance to advance policy and philanthropic recommendations that directly impact boys and men of color.

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ADVANCE STATE POLICY

Campaign for College Opportunity

GRANT #9903
AMOUNT $175,000
LOCATION Los Angeles, CA
DATE RANGE 10/01/2016 through 09/30/2017

To support the Campaign for College Opportunity’s (Campaign) efforts to inform policymakers and the next governor of California’s need for an ambitious postsecondary attainment goal that meets Lumina’s criteria.

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MOBILIZE HIGHER EDUCATION

Advancing Math Pathways for Student Success

GRANT #9869
AMOUNT $249,900
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 09/15/2016 through 05/15/2017

To develop a coherent national strategy that will guide institutions in over 30 states to adopt alternative math pathways that align with broad fields of study and accelerate college-level math completion.

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STRATEGIC MEDIA PARTNERS

Forum for the Future of Higher Education

GRANT #9809
AMOUNT $700,000
LOCATION Cambridge, MA
DATE RANGE 09/01/2016 through 08/31/2018

To support a higher education coverage partnership with WGBH, Forum research, and the annual Aspen Higher Education Symposium, including participation by media organizations.

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MOBILIZE EMPLOYERS AND COMMUNITIES

The Big Picture Company, Inc.

GRANT #9877
AMOUNT $400,000
LOCATION Providence, RI
DATE RANGE 09/01/2016 through 09/30/2018

To support and strengthen College Unbound's growing prison and release support programming.

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MOBILIZE EMPLOYERS AND COMMUNITIES

Small Business Majority

GRANT #9911
AMOUNT $50,000
LOCATION Sausalito, CA
DATE RANGE 09/01/2016 through 12/31/2016

To poll a large network of small business leaders to discover how small businesses view the issue of employee education investments.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

Higher Learning Commission

GRANT #9819
AMOUNT $500,000
LOCATION Chicago, IL
DATE RANGE 09/01/2016 through 08/31/2019

To support the implementation of new, innovative accreditation processes for the evolving credentialing ecosystem that will increase quality and completion.

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ADVANCE STATE POLICY

National Conference of State Legislatures

GRANT #9892
AMOUNT $149,500
LOCATION Denver, CO
DATE RANGE 08/31/2016 through 05/31/2017

To fund the National Conference of State Legislatures’ annual Legislative Institute on Higher Education, the Legislative Education Staff Seminar, and support state based technical assistance with legislators and legislative staff.

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LUMINA IMPACT VENTURES

Village Capital

GRANT #9891
AMOUNT $150,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 08/29/2016 through 08/30/2017

To support the creation of scalable innovations and business models that improve college completion and workforce readiness for underserved Americans.

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