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Author(s):Lumina Foundation for Education
Title:Lumina Foundation for Education
Organization:Lumina Foundation for Education
Short Description:Lumina Foundation addresses issues that affect access and educational attainment among all students, particularly underserved student groups, including adult learners.
Annotation:Through grants for research, innovation, communication, and evaluation, as well as policy education and leadership development, Lumina Foundation addresses issues that affect access and educational attainment among all students, particularly underserved student groups, including adult learners.
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Adult Students
College Access
College Access Programs
First Generation College Students
Indiana College Access Organizations
Low-Income Students
National College Access Organizations

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