News & Events

GWIPP news highlights the Institute's public policy efforts, accomplishments, and other important announcements. 

GWIPP events include:

  • Application deadlines for the Shapiro Policy Research Scholars Program
  • Workshops - GWIPP periodically hosts workshops that provide a practical overview of a quantitative or qualitative method or research resource used in public-policy research. The best way to receive announcements of our workshops is by subscribing to our listserv or twitter feed.
  • Conferences - GWIPP periodically co-sponsors policy related events with other academic units throughout campus.


In Memory of Bill Barnes

May 13, 2022

In Memory of Bill Barnes, Ph.D.

New Report on Non-Degree Credentialing Research

March 22, 2021

The Non-Degree Credentials Research Network presents a new report on the state of the field of non-degree credentialing research.

In Memory of Michael Wiseman

March 19, 2020

In Memory of Michael Wiseman, Ph.D.
1944 - 2020

CSW Launches National Certification Study

February 12, 2020

A two-year, comprehensive study of industry and occupational certifications is being undertaken by Corporation for a Skilled Workforce (CSW), Workcred, and George Washington University (GWU), funded by Lumina Foundation. 

OSPrI Project Releases Three New Videos

November 07, 2017

The George Washington University’s Opportunity Structures for Preparation and Inspiration (OSPrI) research project has released three new videos on an inclusive STEM high school with an agriculture focus that show how urban students convert opportunity to learn into success in high school and beyond.

Congratulations to Hal Wolman

September 18, 2017

Congratulations to former GWIPP Director Hal Wolman for winning the 2017 Walter Beach Award. The award is given by the National Capital Area Political Science Association to scholars who "a substantial contribution to strengthen the relationship between political science and public service."