The HPOG University Partnership Research Grants

Published: September 28, 2015
Self-Sufficiency, Welfare & Employment
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This brief presents an overview of the Health Profession Opportunity Grants University Partnership Research Grants (HPOGUP) and discusses the contributions these studies are making to the body of knowledge regarding the education and training, employment, and advancement of low-income job seekers. HPOGUP funds studies conducted by university researchers that have partnered with one or more HPOG program grantees to answer specific questions about how to improve HPOG services within local contexts. The brief includes recommendations developed by the studies’ investigators, based on preliminary findings, for local education and training programs, and state and federal agencies to consider in order to apply the knowledge generated by their studies.

Last Reviewed: November 13, 2018