State colleges and community colleges awarded $7.5M in grants

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The Massachusetts Department of Higher Education awarded $7.5 million in grants to state and community colleges to spur innovation on the campuses.

The grants, awarded through the Vision Project Performance Incentive Fund, were announced at Roxbury Community College, which received $294,859 to team up with UMass Boston. The partnership will create a coaching and advising program that gives Boston Public School students intensive support as they transition into and through college.

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