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A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
This grant supports efforts to offer a set of virtual workshops to explore the postsecondary education sector's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The National Academy of Medicine, establ
The Postsecondary National Policy Institute provides current and prospective policymakers with a substantive and collegial foundation on which to build federal higher education policies that drive
Fair Elections Center is a national, nonpartisan voting rights and election reform organization based in Washington, D.C.
The Center for Michigan is a nonpartisan “think and do tank” and “citizenship company” which seeks to improve citizen engagement and public education through annual statewide public engagement camp
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
This three-year grant supports the University of the Witwatersrand's participation in Siyaphumelela, a national network of evidence-based student success approaches to increase postsecondary comple
This grant provides the New America Foundation with operating support to ensure that its higher education program -- which focuses on policy analysis to help higher education become more
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund ensures student success by promoting educational excellence and preparing the next generation of workforce talent through leadership development.
APIA Scholars' mission is to make a difference in the lives of APIA students by providing them with resources that increase their access to higher education which serves as the foundation for their
Dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities, the national membership organization works in partnership with the 49 state municipal leagues and serves as a resource and advocate for m
Young Invincibles (YI) is a national organization that focuses on empowering young Americans with information regarding health care, jobs, entrepreneurship and higher education. This two-year
Young Invincibles (YI) is a national organization that focuses on empowering young Americans with information regarding health care, jobs, entrepreneurship and higher education. This grant wil
The national association of large and midsize public housing authorities advocates for resources to solve local housing challenges and create opportunity in communities.
The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, is one of the great public research universities of the United States and a leader in higher education.
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
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