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Alicia Sasser Modestino Named a Finalist for the William T. Grant Foundation’s 2021 Institutional Challenge Grant competition

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01/14/20 - BOSTON, MA. -Alicia Sasser Modestino poses for a portrait on Jan. 14, 2020. Photo by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
Portrait of Alicia Sasser Modestino.

Alicia Sasser Modestino, Associate Professor of Public Policy and Urban Affairs and Economics and Director of Research in the Dukakis Center, has been named one of five finalists for the William T. Grant Foundation’s 2021 Institutional Challenge Grant competition. The grant program encourages research institutions to build long-term research-practice partnerships with public agencies or nonprofit organizations in order to reduce inequality in youth outcomes.

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