Advocacy & Funding

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    $75M for Ideas to Boost College Completion
    By AACC Staff
    June 2, 2014

    First in the World competition will reward strategies for increased enrollment and engagement at community colleges, other higher education institutions.

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    Evaluating President Obama’s Graduation Challenge
    By Corey Murray
    April 30, 2014

    Bloomberg Businessweek economics editor Peter Coy says that U.S. community colleges need to do a better job with career-oriented education.

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    Fund Colleges According to Pass Rates?
    By Corey Murray
    March 27, 2014

    Looking to boost college completion, the Wyoming Community College Commission has proposed an incentive-based funding formula that would tie millions in taxpayer dollars to student success rates.

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    Funding Roundup
    By AACC Staff
    December 29, 2015

    Community colleges across the country are receiving funding to help at-risk students continue their education, establish new centers, boost programs and more.

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    Funding to Support Students in Need
    By Sonya Stinson
    August 27, 2015

    Eastern Maine Community College builds on its efforts to provide funding for this population to keep them on track.

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    Fundraising Lessons From the Best
    By Sonya Stinson
    February 2, 2016

    The secrets to creating lasting relationships and getting the funding colleges need.