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NCAN Announces New Advocacy Grant Opportunity for Members »
The National College Access Network is pleased to launch this opportunity for our members to engage in advocacy work in hi...
Monday, September 30, 2019
NCAN 2019 Conference: Attendee Stat Breakdown »
The 2019 national conference in Indianapolis was my fifth NCAN conference. As the database administrator at NCAN, I get to...
Friday, September 27, 2019
NCAN’s 2018-19 Roundup for Members and Supporters »
During NCAN’s national conference in Indianapolis last week, I had the chance to update many of you about NCAN’s work duri...
Monday, September 23, 2019
5 Cities Receive Awards for FAFSA Completion Challenge Efforts »
The winners of the 2018-19 FAFSA Completion Challenge were revealed at the 2019 NCAN National Conference in Indianapolis....
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Great Lakes Bay CCRC's Renee Aumock Wins 2019 College Access Staff Member Award of Excellence »
Mawi Asgedom, president of Mawi Learning, presented the 2019 Dr. David B. Swedlow Memorial College Access Staff Member Awa...
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Crosby Scholars Community Partnership Wins 2019 College Access Organization Award of Excellence »
Nate Easley, the new president of the NCAN board of directors, presents the College Access Organization Award of Excellenc...
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Cleveland State University’s (Re)Connect to College Program Wins 2019 To & Through Award »
Jennifer Mulhern of The College Board presents the 2019 To & Through Award of Excellence to Stephanie Bunsey of College No...
Monday, September 16, 2019
College Possible’s Jim McCorkell Wins 2019 Executive Leadership Award of Excellence »
Steve Smith, an NCAN board member and CEO of Intellispark, presents the 2019 Executive Leadership Award of Excellence to J...
Monday, September 16, 2019
Jamie Merisotis, Lumina Foundation President and CEO, Receives 2019 Champion of College Access Award »
President of the NCAN board of directors and President and CEO of the Travelers Foundation Marlene Ibsen presents Lumina F...
Monday, September 9, 2019
Make Sure You Do These 7 Things at #NCAN2019 »
The 2019 NCAN National Conference  – "Racing Toward Postsecondary Success" – is right around the corner (Sept. 16-18...
Thursday, August 29, 2019
2019 NCAN Conference Preview: Host City Sessions and Speakers »
T-minus two weeks until the start of the 2019 NCAN National Conference, Racing Toward Postsecondary Success . We’re looki...
Monday, August 19, 2019
Top 10 Reasons to Register for the NCAN Conference »
In case you needed any reminders about why you should register for the NCAN conference (Sept. 16-18 in Indianapolis), he...
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Insider’s Guide to What to Do and Eat In Indianapolis During #NCAN2019 »
If you’ve wondered how to spend your free time during the NCAN conference Sept. 16-18, we’ve got you! Read on and contempl...
Monday, July 15, 2019
NCAN Hosts First FAFSA Completion Institute »
On July 10 and 11, NCAN hosted its first #FormYourFuture FAFSA Completion Institute. More than 150 college access advocate...
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
NCAN Receives NASFAA Award for Financial Aid Research, Campaigns »
Earlier today, NCAN was awarded the Robert P. Huff Golden Quill Award at the National Association of Student Financial Ai...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
New Initiative Will Help NCAN Members (and the Field) Better Understand Program Outcomes »
The National College Access Network is undertaking a new project to help up to 50 of its member organizations better under...
Monday, November 5, 2018
NCAN Welcomes 13 Wisconsin School Districts Through Great Lakes ‘Text Steps’ Project »
By  Zenia Henderson , Director of Member & Partner Engagement On Sept. 12, 2018, Great Lakes Higher Educ...
Friday, October 5, 2018
PA Secretary of Education, FSA Official, AASCU President Take the Stage at NCAN’s 2018 Conference »
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Thursday, September 27, 2018
Bob McCann, UBS Americas Chairman, Receives 2018 Champion of College Access Award »
Bob McCann, Chairman of UBS Americas, received the 2018 Bob Craves Champion of College Access Award yesterday at the Natio...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Goddard Riverside's Options Center Wins 2018 College Access Organization Award of Excellence »
The Options Center at Goddard Riverside Community Center received the College Access Organization Award of Excellence to...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
TCASN’s Bob Obrohta Wins 2018 Executive Leadership Award of Excellence »
Bob Obrohta, executive director of the  Tennessee College Access and Success Network  (TCASN), re...
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Pittsburgh Business Leaders Emphasize Cross-Sector Partnerships, Education for Workforce Development »
Leaders from two major Pittsburgh institutions came together today to discuss how workforce development at the commun...
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Community College of Denver Wins 2018 ‘To & Through’ Award of Excellence »
The Community College of Denver received the “To & Through” Award at NCAN’s 23rd annual national conference tod...
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Access College Foundation Wins 2018 Khanfidence Builder Award »
The  Access College Foundation  received the Khanfidence Builder Award today at NCAN’s 2018 national c...
Monday, September 24, 2018
Breakthrough Central Texas’ Daniel Jackson Wins 2018 College Access Practitioner Award of Excellence »
Daniel Jackson of  Breakthrough Central Texas  was awarded the Dr. David B. Swedlow Memorial College Access Prac...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
NCAN Welcomes New Board Member »
NCAN's board of directors recently voted to appoint Ms. Candy Marshall, president of  TheDream.US , to...
Monday, September 10, 2018
20 School Districts to Become National College Access Network Members »
Districts and nonprofits receive grants from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to work together on improving postsec...
Thursday, September 6, 2018
NCAN Names Bob McCann, UBS Americas Chairman, As 2018 Champion of College Access »
The National College Access Network is pleased to announce that Bob McCann, Chairman of UBS Americas, will receive NCAN’s...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
NCAN Working to Improve Rural Access and Success Outcomes in the Lone Star State »
NCAN members across the country are committed to improving the postsecondary access and success outcomes of low-income, fi...
Monday, July 30, 2018
Coming to the #NCAN2018 Conference? Enjoy these Pittsburgh Attractions! »
In preparation for our annual conference in September, we have asked some of our members from the City of Bridge...
Thursday, July 19, 2018
NCAN Welcomes New Board Member from Atlanta »
In late June, the NCAN board of directors voted unanimously to appoint Ms. Tina Fernandez, executive director of Achieve...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Thank You, Members, for a Great 2017-18! »
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Monday, June 11, 2018
Longtime NCAN Member Zenia Henderson Joins NCAN Staff »
Zenia Henderson joined the NCAN staff June 1 as Director of Member and Partner Engagement. Zenia will be responsible fo...
Friday, June 1, 2018
NCAN to Support School Districts in Improving Postsecondary Advising »
The National College Access Network (NCAN) is pleased to announce the receipt of a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
NCAN Receives Grant from Travelers Foundation »
NEWS RELEASE Washington, D.C., May 8, 2018 – The National College Access Network (NCAN), dedicated to helping more und...

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