Thomas Akiva - Research and Grants

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Thomas Akiva

Thomas Akiva

University of Pittsburgh
5938 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone: 412-648-7320

Research and Grants

  • Grants

  • Evaluation of the Pittsburgh Youth Organizing for School Change Program, The Heinz Endowments, PI, 2014-17, $555,000.
  • Simple Interactions 2.0, The Grable Foundation, The Heinz Endowments, PI, 2015-2017, $280,000.
  • Evaluation of the 2015 Learn & Earn Pittsburgh Summer Youth Employment Initiative, Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board, PI, 2015, $125,000.
  • Youth voice and leadership in the Pittsburgh Hive, The Sprout Fund, PI, 2013, $25,000.
  • The Digital Corps: Bringing in the community for digital learning in youth programs, Robert Bowne Foundation Edmund A. Stanley, Jr. Research Grant, PI, 2014, $25,000.
  • National Afterschool Matters Pittsburgh Youth Worker Practitioner Fellowship, United Way of Allegheny County, PI, 2013-2014, $25,500.
  • Really Simple Improvement (RSI): A process for increasing staff-youth developmental interactions in out-of-school time, The Grable Foundation, The Heinz Endowments, PI, 2013-2014, $130,000.