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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

National Institute for Learning Outcomes and Assessment

GRANT #9826
AMOUNT $1,300,000
LOCATION Champaign, IL
DATE RANGE 08/01/2016 through 07/31/2020

To facilitate partnerships and develop additional resources that advance the use of the DQP within the emerging learning system.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

WASC Senior College and University Commission

GRANT #9720
AMOUNT $500,000
LOCATION Alameda, CA
DATE RANGE 09/15/2016 through 08/30/2019

To further institution capacity in WSCUC region to meet accreditation standards specific to student learning and success.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

edX, Inc.

GRANT #9860
AMOUNT $900,000
LOCATION Cambridge, MA
DATE RANGE 08/23/2016 through 08/01/2018

To create 30 competency-based, low-cost, open-admissions MicroMasters certificate programs.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

Association of American Colleges and Universities

GRANT #9859
AMOUNT $150,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 09/01/2016 through 02/28/2017

To support the business model plan for the creation of The VALUE Institute.

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STRATEGIC MEDIA PARTNERS

American Public Media

GRANT #9709
AMOUNT $525,000
LOCATION St. Paul , MN
DATE RANGE 08/15/2016 through 08/15/2018

To produce radio documentaries, newsmagazine broadcasts, and online narratives that explore critical issues related to achieving a better-educated, fairer society.

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MOBILIZE EMPLOYERS AND COMMUNITIES

Three Frame Media, Inc.

GRANT #9886
AMOUNT $75,000
LOCATION Santa Monica, CA
DATE RANGE 08/01/2016 through 12/30/2016

To provide production support for Three Frame Media's next film titled "At Risk".

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CREATE NEW HIGHER EDUCATION MODELS

The Tides Center

GRANT #9861
AMOUNT $2,225,000
LOCATION San Francisco, CA
DATE RANGE 08/15/2016 through 08/14/2018

To support the Competency-Based Education Network’s transition to an independent, sustainable organization promoting CBE programs offered at scale.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

Opportunity@Work

GRANT #9840
AMOUNT $1,600,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 08/01/2016 through 07/31/2019

To expand TechHire network to enable more Americans to achieve economic opportunity and upward mobility in the workplace through competency-based career-skills pathways in IT.

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CREATE NEW HIGHER EDUCATION MODELS

Research for Action

GRANT #9864
AMOUNT $650,000
LOCATION Philadelphia, PA
DATE RANGE 09/01/2016 through 08/31/2018

To support quantitative research into the effectiveness of outcomes-based funding in 14 states and isolate the effects of such funding in a single state pursuing a student success agenda.

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STRATEGIC MEDIA PARTNERS

Washington Monthly Corporation

GRANT #9708
AMOUNT $600,000
LOCATION Washington, D.C.
DATE RANGE 08/15/2016 through 08/14/2018

To support independent, cutting-edge, policy-oriented journalism about issues vital to increasing educational attainment beyond high school.

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