William T. Grant Foundation’s Research Grants: Reducing Inequality in Youth Outcomes in the United States

Deadline: 3 May 2017

William T. Grant Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grants to support high-quality research that is relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States.

Focus Areas

  • programs, policies, and practices that reduce inequality in youth outcomes, and
  • strategies to improve the use of research evidence in ways that benefit youth.

Funding Information

  • Research grants about reducing inequality typically range between $100,000 and $600,000 and cover two to three years of support.
  • Research grants about improving the use of research initiative will range between $100,000 and $1,000,000 and cover two to four years of support.
  • For smaller projects, the foundation has a separate funding mechanism, Officers’ Research grants. These awards cover budgets up to $50,000.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Research project advances the Foundation’s interests in understanding programs, policies, and practices that reduce inequality or improving the use of research evidence.
  • Research project has compelling relevance for programs, policies, and practices affecting youth ages 5-25 in the U.S.
  • Funds primarily support research activities, not intervention or service costs.
  • Applicant is employed at a tax-exempt organization.
  • Grants are made to organizations, not individuals.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply via given website.

Eligible Country: United States

For more information, please visit William T. Grant Foundation.

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