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ADVANCE STATE POLICY

Colorado Department of Higher Education

GRANT #9718
AMOUNT $200,000
LOCATION Denver, CO
DATE RANGE 03/01/2016 through 12/31/2016

To support technical assistance provision to communities applying for and receiving state funding to develop and launch local college access and success collaboratives.

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STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

The Urban Institute

GRANT #9722
AMOUNT $210,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 04/01/2016 through 09/30/2017

To understand the factors impacting the increase in reported living costs and any implications of living costs for thinking about the measurement of college affordability.

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METRICS

Civic LLC

GRANT #9805
AMOUNT $25,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 01/01/2016 through 09/30/2016

To better understand the driving variables between high school graduation and postsecondary persistence and completion particularly for low-income and for students of color

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STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

Education Commission of the States

GRANT #9698
AMOUNT $77,700
LOCATION Denver , CO
DATE RANGE 04/01/2016 through 11/30/2016

To assess the feasibility of a state-level Adult College Promise Scholarship policy.

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LUMINA IMPACT VENTURES

New Profit, Inc.

GRANT #9716
AMOUNT $5,000,000
LOCATION Boston, MA
DATE RANGE 03/10/2016 through 02/01/2020

To support the scaling of postsecondary solutions with proven impact for low-income and under-represented students through New Profit's Learn to Earn Fund.

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STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

New America

GRANT #9706
AMOUNT $230,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 04/01/2016 through 12/31/2017

To use Lumina Foundation’s Affordability Benchmark to measure gaps in college affordability and rethink affordable student borrowing.

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STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

National Center for Higher Education Management Systems

GRANT #9699
AMOUNT $75,000
LOCATION Boulder, CO
DATE RANGE 03/01/2016 through 05/31/2016

To create a model that assesses the impacts on affordability of different policy actions that could be taken at the state level, with the goal of understanding how each state might meet Lumina’s Affordability Benchmark.

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CREATE NEW CREDENTIALING SYSTEMS

Service Year Exchange

GRANT #9687
AMOUNT $1,548,100
LOCATION Washington , DC
DATE RANGE 01/01/2016 through 06/30/2018

To advance postsecondary attainment by assessing college-level learning that occurs during a national year of service for college credit.

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MOBILIZE EMPLOYERS AND COMMUNITIES

The Graduate! Network, Inc.

GRANT #9713
AMOUNT $200,000
LOCATION Philadelphia, PA
DATE RANGE 02/08/2016 through 12/31/2016

To support the development, testing and expansion of the Working Learners and Employer Partnership Survey.

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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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