ERIC Number: ED185678
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Hypotheses About the Successes of the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education.
Pelavin, Sol H.; And Others
The purpose of this paper, one of three related documents, is to present hypotheses about the causes for the success of the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education. The fund's success is demonstrated by the following achievements, all discussed indepth: diversity among the fund's applicants and grantees, multidimensional projects, effects beyond the host institution, and continuation and institutionalization after the Fund's support ended. The paper's final section discusses hypotheses about the fund's overall success as a federal agency. (Author/LD)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Program Planning and Evaluation (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: NTS Research Corp., Durham, NC.
Identifiers: Fund for Improvement of Postsecondary Education
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Boston, MA, April 7-11, 1980). For related documents, see EA 012 610-611.