Grantees were asked to provide any suggestions for how the Foundation could improve. Of the 726 grantees who responded to the survey, 472 shared comments. Per our standard methodology, CEP coded a representative sample of 250 grantee comments, which yielded 227 constructive suggestions. These suggestions were thematically categorized by CEP and grouped into the topics below.
|Topic of Suggestion||Proportion|
|Proposal and Selection Processes||11%|
|Impact on and Understanding of Grantees' Fields||8%|
|Reporting and Evaluation Processes||6%|
|Impact on and Understanding of Grantees' Organizations||5%|
|Impact on and Understanding of Grantees' Communities||4%|