Funding: Archives 2014 & Earlier

Research for Youth Projects

The William T. Grant Foundation has awarded grants to four research teams for youth-related projects. The teams selected, listed by the head researcher, are:

• Charles Glisson, University of Tennessee, $1.5 million for “Testing the ARC Organizational Intervention Strategy for Community and School-based Youth Service Programs.”

• James Kim, Harvard University, and Jonathan Guryan, University of Chicago, $88,000 for “Proposal for Multi-District Randomized Controlled Trial of a Voluntary Summer Reading Intervention.”

• Marc Brackett, Susan Rivers and Peter Salovey, Yale University, $179,000 for “Using Emotional Literacy to Improve Youth-Serving Organizations.”

• Jane Hannaway, Urban Institute, $54,000 for “Analysis of Intra-Classroom Correlation: Implication for Random Assignment.”

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