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CREATE NEW HIGHER EDUCATION MODELS

HCM Strategists, LLC

GRANT #9675
AMOUNT $972,500
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 01/04/2016 through 06/30/2017

To support the design of new higher education business and finance models.

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STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

The Opportunity Institute

GRANT #9666
AMOUNT $124,900
LOCATION Berkeley, CA
DATE RANGE 12/01/2015 through 09/30/2016

To provide data and policy support to develop, promote and implement state policy to bridge California's degree and credential gap.

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METRICS

National Student Clearinghouse Research Center

GRANT #9670
AMOUNT $250,000
LOCATION Herndon, VA
DATE RANGE 12/01/2015 through 06/30/2017

To support the outreach and analytical requirements to complete Workforce Credentialing Pilot

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MOBILIZE HIGHER EDUCATION

The Aspen Institute

GRANT #9667
AMOUNT $416,900
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 12/01/2015 through 11/30/2016

To establish a set of high-quality training materials and train a cadre of instructors that can work with community colleges to increase their capacity to increase postsecondary attainment.

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LUMINA IMPACT VENTURES

Camelback Ventures

GRANT #9673
AMOUNT $501,300
LOCATION New Orleans, LA
DATE RANGE 12/14/2015 through 11/01/2016

To support Camelback Venture's Fellows Program in 2016, a new cohort of social entrepreneurs of color, with post-secondary education as one of the four key strategies that the organization will focus on. As an example, in the 2015 cohort, four out of the 11 entrepreneurs had been in the post-secondary education sector.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers

GRANT #9598
AMOUNT $290,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 10/01/2015 through 12/10/2016

This is a supplemental grant request to 9444 to add four more institutions to the project and include exploration of the impact of credit hour on competency based transcripts.

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CREATE NEW HIGHER EDUCATION MODELS

The Miller Center Foundation

GRANT #9674
AMOUNT $175,000
LOCATION Charlottesville, VA
DATE RANGE 12/01/2015 through 10/31/2016

To build consensus on state finance policies necessary to reach attainment goals, including the best possible uses of existing resources and new public and private investments that will serve more students through the development of a blue ribbon commission that will oversee the development of several papers and press opportunities.

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METRICS

George Washington Institute of Public Policy

GRANT #9619
AMOUNT $60,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 11/30/2015 through 11/29/2016

To gather and report on intelligence regarding current federal data systems and statistical efforts pertinent to GOAL 2025.

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STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

Institute for College Access and Success

GRANT #9649
AMOUNT $400,000
LOCATION Oakland, CA
DATE RANGE 12/01/2015 through 11/30/2017

To build awareness about the financial obstacles to success for low income students in California and build support for change aligned with the affordability benchmark.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

Service Year Exchange

GRANT #9593
AMOUNT $200,000
LOCATION Washington , DC
DATE RANGE 11/03/2015 through 11/15/2016

To launch and run round 2 of the Service Year Higher Education Innovation Challenge – part of a national campaign to make a service year a common expectation and opportunity for every young person in America.

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