- Program Education
- Program Area Special Initiatives
- Grant Amount $600,000
- Grant Period January 1, 2008–December 31, 2009
- Location Washington, DC, United States
- Geographic Focus United States
About this grant
This grant provides ongoing support to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities for the State Fiscal and Low-Income Initiatives Project. The overall goals of this project are to foster long-term fiscal responsibility, promote policies to reduce poverty, and ensure that the needs of less fortunate individuals are considered in policy debates. To accomplish these goals, the grantee will conduct timely research and analysis to inform policy debates and provide extensive educational and technical assistance to policymakers, nonprofit groups and the media at national and state levels. Located in Washington, D.C., the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities is one of the premiere policy research institutions in the United States.