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Savi was established by the founder of Young Invincibles, which will serve as the fiscal sponsor for this grant, and works to help people with their student loans.
The nonpartisan global research and policy center serves as a resource for government agencies, higher education organizations, philanthropic foundations and others committed to increasing access t
The National College Access Network (NCAN) develops program and evaluation models, disseminates best practices, and offers wide-ranging services to member organizations, including community-based c
The Council for Advancement and Support of Education is a membership association serving educational institutions and the advancement professionals who work on their behalf in alumni relations, com
American University is a student-centered research institution with highly-ranked schools and colleges, internationally-renowned faculty and a reputation for creating meaningful change in the world
Graduate! Network, Inc.
The National Student Legal Defense Network (NSLDN) is a nonprofit organization that works, through litigation and advocacy, to advance students' rights to educational opportunity and to ensure that
The Council for a Strong America (CSA) focuses on building broad-based, bipartisan support among moderates and conservatives for research-based social, educational, and health-related programs and
One of the nation’s leading education advocacy and research organizations, Education Trust focuses on identifying and eliminating gaps in educational opportunity and achievement, especially for low
The international organization fosters values-based leadership and offers a neutral, balanced venue for discussing and acting on critical issues. Kresge is one of four funders in this $3.5 mil
The Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) conducts and communicates research to inspire public dialogue, shape policy, and improve the lives and opportunities of women of diverse backgr
This national organization works with states to increase the number of Americans with college degrees or certificates and to close attainment gaps for traditionally underrepresented populations.&nb
The college coaching program offers personalized, near-peer mentoring and a strong support network to guide motivated students to and through college. This grant enables College Forward to sca
Veterans Education Success (VES) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy organization specialized in federal postsecondary policies and programs for veterans and current service members.
The Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization committed to promoting access to and success in higher education for all students. This two-year grant
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