Evidence & Evaluation

The Social Innovation Fund (SIF) is one of six federal tiered innovation and evidence initiatives that prioritizes evaluation and building evidence of effectiveness. The focus on evidence in SIF goes beyond confirming that the funded programs achieved their intended outcomes

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What Constitutes Strong Evidence of Program Effectiveness

The Program Assessment Rating Tool (PART) was developed to assess the effectiveness of federal programs and help inform management actions, budget requests, and legislative proposals directed at achieving results. The PART examines various factors that contribute to the effectiveness of

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