Press Center

Welcome to the College Spark Washington Press Center. Below you will find current and archived news releases and speeches by College Spark Washington staff.

 

News Releases 


  • July 2016 [PDF] - Five Washington colleges awarded $2.5 million in grants to implement Guided Pathways
  • April 2016 [PDF] - College Spark Washington announces $1.4 million in Community Grants to help low-income students become college-ready and successfully transition to college
  • November 2015 [PDF] - College Spark Washington announces nearly $10.4 million in new grants to help low-income students successfully transition to college and earn their degrees
  • May 2015 [PDF] College Spark Washington announces more than $1.1 million in Community Grants to improve college-readiness and degree completion for low-income students 
  • April 2015 [PDF] - College Spark Washington marks 10 years of funding promising ideas that help low-income students earn a degree
  • April 2015 [PDF] - Early warning indicators help educators spot struggling students
  • April 2015 [PDF] - College Spark Washington grant funds new classes helping students avoid remediation in college
  • September 2014 [PDF] - College Spark Washington invests $12 million to help low-income students develop math skills to succeed in college
  • May 2014 [PDF] - College Spark Washington announces nearly $1.6 million in new grants to help low-income students become college-ready and successfully transition to college
  • March 2014 [PDF] - College Bound Scholarship showing great promise in helping low-income students pursue higher education
  • February 2014 [PDF] - Report shows programs help low-income students become college-ready
  • April 2013 [PDF] - College Spark Washington announces nearly $1.4 million awarded in community grants
  • April 2013 [PDF] - College Spark Washington welcomes new nonprofit leader to Board of Trustees.
  • January 2013 [PDF] - College Spark Washington elects new business and education leaders to board of trustees.
  • April 2012 [PDF] - College Spark Washington announces nearly $1 million in grants to support college readiness and retention for low-income students; elects new business and education leaders to board of trustees.
  • May 2011 [PDF] - College Spark Washington grants nearly $1.2 million to boost college readiness and graduation rates for low-income students in Washington.
  • March 2011 [PDF] - College Spark Washington grants approximately $6.6 Million to support the Achieving the Dream initiative in Washington state.
  • May 2010 [PDF] - College Spark Washington Press Release for 2010 Community Grants

 

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