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50

 
Grants
$24.70 million
Awarded
Grant appropriations are displayed by the grantee's location.
50  Grants awarded for  $24,701,000
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
Community PartnersAlliance for Higher Education in Prison (AHEP)06/06/19$250,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
Marymount Manhattan CollegePrison Education (Bedford/Taconic)06/06/19$800,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
California State University, Los AngelesPrison Education and Graduation Initiative06/06/19$750,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesHigher Learning
John Jay College of Criminal JusticeExpanding Access to Higher Education in New York State Prisons - Phase II06/06/19$1,500,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Hudson Link for Higher Education in Prison, Inc.Higher Education in Prison Program Support03/06/19$600,000Ossining, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Ithaka Harbors, Inc.Providing Access to Library Resources in Prisons 12/13/18$600,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Cornell UniversityPrison Education Program - Phase II09/06/18$1,700,000Ithaca, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey at NewarkNJ-STEP05/31/18$1,500,000Newark, United StatesHigher Learning
Mount Tamalpais CollegeCollege Program at San Quentin05/31/18$500,000San Quentin, United StatesHigher Learning
Pitzer CollegeEnhancing Justice Education Programs05/31/18$1,100,000Claremont, United StatesHigher Learning
The State University of New YorkExpanding Access to Higher Education in New York State Prisons03/15/18$200,000Albany, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Auburn UniversityAlabama Prison Arts + Education Project03/15/18$900,000Auburn, AL, United StatesHigher Learning
John Jay College of Criminal JusticeExpanding Access to Higher Education in New York State Prisons03/15/18$200,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Wesleyan UniversityCenter for Prison Education03/15/18$1,000,000Middletown, CT, United StatesHigher Learning
The New SchoolPrison Initiative Planning Grant01/18/18$70,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
New York UniversityPrison Education Program09/11/17$1,000,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignEducation Justice Project09/11/17$1,000,000Champaign, IL, United StatesHigher Learning
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey at NewarkNJ-STEP08/21/17$150,000Newark, NJ, United StatesHigher Learning
Cornell UniversityNew York Statewide College-in-Prison Network01/23/17$135,000Ithaca, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
New York Foundation for the Arts, Inc.School to Prison Pipeline Project09/10/15$400,000Brooklyn, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Cornell UniversityCollege in Prison Network09/10/15$1,000,000Ithaca, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Columbia UniversityJustice in Education Initiative03/12/15$1,000,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Learning
Theatre for the Forgotten, Inc.General Support06/19/73$4,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Theatre for the Forgotten, Inc.General support03/14/72$4,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Culture
Women’s Prison Association of New YorkRenovation and Expansion09/24/69$50,000New York, NY, United StatesOther
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