Northwestern Prison Education Program Receives $1 Million Mellon Grant

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The Northwestern Prison Education Program (NPEP) has received a $1 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the expansion of educational opportunities for incarcerated people, including the first college-in-prison program for women in Illinois. 

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Erin Karter, "Northwestern Prison Education Program Receives $1 Million Mellon Grant," Northwestern Now, February 18, 2020.

Natalie Moore, "Northwestern To Expand Its Prison Education Program With $1 Million Boost," WBEZ, March 3, 2020.