Restricted Research - Award List, Note/Discussion Page

Fiscal Year: 2018

1687  University of Houston  (75505)

Principal Investigator: Daphne Hernandez

Total Amount of Contract, Award, or Gift (Annual before 2011): $ 557,691

Exceeds $250,000 (Is it flagged?): Yes

Start and End Dates: 1/1/18 - 5/31/20

Restricted Research: YES

Academic Discipline: HEALTH AND HUMAN PERFORMANCE

Department, Center, School, or Institute: DEAN,LIBERAL ARTS & SOC SCI

Title of Contract, Award, or Gift: CAN FOOD SCHOLARSHIPS REDUCE INEQUALITY BY IMPROVING COLLEGE PERSISTENCE AMONG COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS?

Name of Granting or Contracting Agency/Entity: William T. Grant Foundation

CFDA:

Program Title: RESEARCH GRNTS

Note:

1.1.1 - A randomized controlled trial involving 2,000 students at Houston Community College will be conducted; mixed methods data collection will occur via administrative record collection and student surveys. We will examine the impact of the Food Scholarships on food security, employment, course completion, term-to-term retention rates, and semester grades. We will also examine the extent to which the impacts of Food Scholarships are heterogeneous for particular subpopulations.

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