Grantee Profile

Washington State University

Grants to Washington State University

  • $98,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Juvenile Justice

    PULLMAN, WASHINGTON — Washington State University's Division of Governmental Studies and Services has been a valued partner in Washington Models for Change, using its social science expertise to help county model demonstration sites implement, document, and evaluate their truancy reduction and school reengagement work. These local projects have yielded promising results in addressing the needs of truant and out-of-school youth without unnecessary court processing and detention, and this grant will further the University's efforts to sustain and spread these promising innovations statewide.

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Juvenile Justice

    PULLMAN, WASHINGTON — To research and document truancy policy and practice in Spokane County.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Juvenile Justice

    PULLMAN, WASHINGTON — In support of research on truancy policy and practice as part of the Washington Models for Change initiative (over eighteen months).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Washington State University $548,000 between 2003 and 2014.