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Academy for College Excellence Receives Grant to Expand Program for Under-prepared Students | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

APTOS, Calif -- The Cabrillo College Foundation (CCF) today announced more than $3.6 million in funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to expand the college’s Academy for College Excellence (formerly the Digital Bridge Academy) for under-prepared college students. The program is designed to bridge the gap in education for young adults who are not typically encouraged to aim for college. 

To read the full press release, visit the Academy for College Excellence web site.

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