Grantee Profile

Northwestern University, Institute for Policy Research

Grants to Northwestern University, Institute for Policy Research

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — To scientifically assess the health effects of Housing Choice Vouchers on low-income adults (over two years).

  • $752,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — In support of the first phase of activities for a research network on how housing matters for the American family (over two years).

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — In support of the Moving-to-Opportunity program (over two years).

  • $1,800,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — In support of the final evaluation of the Moving to Opportunity demonstration (over five years).

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — In support of the Gautreaux Two mobility counseling program, which advises public housing residents about relocation to low-poverty neighborhoods.

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — In support of the Illinois Families Study.

  • $10,000Active Strategy

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — For research for a book about the Gautreaux case and its impact on housing policy.

  • $700,000Active Strategy

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — To support the Illinois Families Study (over two years).

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — To develop new knowledge about community acceptance of public housing and public housing residents.

  • $150,000

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance

    EVANSTON, ILLINOIS — To support an ethnographic study of Chicago's North Kenwood-Oakland neighborhood (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Northwestern University, Institute for Policy Research $4,362,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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