Student Impact Project
How has your State been affected by State Disinvestment and Rising Tuition? – Click on Your State below.
Decades of state budget disinvestment from public higher education caused tuition hikes and skyrocketing student debt.
The Student Impact Project, an initiative of Young Invincibles, aims to equip students with the tools and resources to organize and advocate for state policies that support college access, affordability, and success.
Specifically, the project will:
- Train student leaders on advocacy best practices and state higher education budgetary policies that impact students.
- Encourage state policymakers to invest in quality public higher education and prioritize polices that facilitate access, completion, and success, particularly for low-income and minority students.
- Lift up the student voice among key stakeholders making state higher education policy decisions.
How it Works –
Sample Report Card –
Posted on 25 March 2014
|Young Invincibles is a national organization committed to mobilizing and expanding opportunities for young adults between 18 and 34 years of age on issues like higher education, health care, and jobs. YI was founded in the summer of 2009, motivated by the recognition that young people’s voices were not being heard in the debate over…