Grantee Profile

Washington State Institute for Public Policy

Grants to Washington State Institute for Public Policy

  • $400,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON — The Washington State Institute for Public Policy will use this grant to expand the capacity of its cost-benefit model to measure net benefits of public investment and evaluate taxpayer returns in two policy areas--evidence-based practices in local policing strategies, and state programs to increase high school graduation rates--that are of interest to the Washington State Legislature and other states participating in a Foundation-funded project that assists these states to adapt the WSIPP approach to evidence-based policymaking.

  • $800,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON — To advance the use of evidence and cost-benefit analysis in state government policymaking (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Washington State Institute for Public Policy $1,200,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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