In a recent interview we conducted with a congressional aide, she remarked that she was often inundated with research when working on a new policy issue. The aide’s primary goal in seeking out research evidence was to bring a new perspective to how her team was thinking through a given policy issue. This type of research use, wherein the research is a source of ideas, information, and orientations, is frequently defined as conceptual use of research.
2020 Application Guidelines Now Available for the William T. Grant Scholars Program
The online application will open on April 30, 2020. The application deadline is July 1, 2020 at 3:00 pm EST.