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

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Research Grants

Toward a New Research Agenda to Improve Outcomes for Adolescent English Learners

Reducing inequality in outcomes for our nation’s growing population of English-language learners will mean building capacity in under-resourced schools and districts. How can research light the way toward responses to this important challenge?

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Youth Services Improvement Grants

Apply for a Youth Services Improvement Grant

The William T. Grant Foundation’s Youth Service Improvement Grants support nonprofit organizations in the five boroughs of New York City. These awards of $25,000 help improve programs and services for youth ages 5 to 25.

The online application opens July 14, 2016. All applications must be received by September 8, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.

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Foundation News

Read our 2015 Annual Report

Just released, our 2015 Annual Report highlights notable work from the past year, including profiles of exemplary grantees from each of our programs and details about our ongoing efforts to identify responses to inequality and improve the use of research evidence.

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