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US Department of Education Announces $75 Million First in the World Competition

To spur innovation in higher education aimed at helping more students access and complete a college degree or credential, the U.S. Department of Education announced today the availability of $75 million in the First in the World (FITW) program. The grants will fund the development and testing of innovative approaches and strategies at colleges and universities that improve college attainment and make higher education more affordable for students and families.

To see the Request for Proposals - https://s3.amazonaws.com/public-inspection.federalregister.gov/2014-1146...

Deadline: June 30, 2014