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2019 Aspen Prize awarded to two Florida colleges

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2019 Aspen Prize awarded to two Florida colleges

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2019 Aspen Prize awarded to two Florida colleges

The annual prize once described as “the Oscars for great community colleges” was awarded on Tuesday to two Florida institutions: Indian River State College and Miami Dade College. Florida has a history of winning the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. The first Aspen Prize was given to Valencia Community College, in Orlando, in 2011; the third went to Santa Fe College, in Gainesville. And this year Broward College, in Fort Lauderdale, was also a finalist. The winners will receive $350,000 each, and the finalists $100,000 each. See the announcement and read more from the Chronicle of Higher Education and Community College Daily.

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