The William T. Grant Foundation invests in high-quality research focused on reducing inequality in youth outcomes and improving the use of research evidence in decisions that affect young people in the United States.

Upcoming Funding Opportunities

Research Grants

The online application is now open. The next deadline for applications is January 9, 2019, 3:00 PM EST.

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Institutional Challenge Grant

The online application is now closed. The next deadline for applications is TBD.

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William T. Grant Scholars Program

The online application is now closed. The next deadline for applications is TBD.

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Featured Updates

Grant Announcement

Five New Research Grants to Build Theory and Evidence on Reducing Inequality

We are proud to announce five new grants to support research on reducing inequality in youth outcomes.

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Scholars Program

Foundation Names Ten William T. Grant Scholars Finalists

We are pleased to announce the finalists for the 2019 William T. Grant Scholars Program. Ten early-career researchers were selected from a pool of 52 applicants after a rigorous review by our staff and Selection Committee.

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Webinar

Slides from the Webinar: What Does it Take to Study the Use of Research Evidence?

On Tuesday, November 27, program officer Kim DuMont and grantee Drew Gitomer held a webinar to highlight measures and methods from a range of methodological traditions that have been employed by researchers to assess the use of research evidence in disparate policy and practice domains.

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Featured Resources

Research-Practice Partnerships Microsite

Guiding tips, work samples, and resources from successful research-practice partnerships.

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Grants Archive

Our historical archive, spanning nearly ten years of grantmaking across programs and focus areas.

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