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Join us for a virtual introduction to the William T. Grant Foundation's programming with a visit from program officer Dr. Melissa Wooten.

The registration deadline for this event has closed.

About the Sponsor

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. This presentation will focus on what it means for research to fit the two funding priorities of reducing inequality and improving the use of research evidence.

Event Information

The Research Development Office is hosting a virtual information session on Wednesday, February 21, from 9:00-10:00 am.

Dr. Melissa Wooten (Program Officer, Scholars Program & Mentoring Grants Programs) will cover both the Research Grants and Scholars competitions offered by William T. Grant Foundation, as well as open time at the end of the session for Q&A.


The registration deadline for this event has closed. Please email the Research Development Office with questions (vpr-rdo@uiowa.edu).


Please email vpr-rdo@uiowa.edu with any questions. Sign up for the RDO Monthly Newsletter to stay up-to-date on this information session here!

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Research Development Office in advance at 319-335-0303 or vpr-rdo@uiowa.edu