Summer Evaluation Institute

The Summer Evaluation Institute provides professional evaluators 30+ workshops on a variety of evaluation topics that can be applied to all types of evaluation, including program evaluation, evaluation in education, government evaluation, and more. Hosted in early summer, the Summer Evaluation Institute provides an intimate and welcoming environment to learn best practices from seasoned instructors. Different from our Annual Evaluation Conference, the Summer Evaluation Institute workshops for are in-depth learning opportunities.

Who Will You Meet?

Evaluators, applied researchers, grant makers, foundation program officers, nonprofit administrators, and social science students! Sessions are filled on a first-come basis.

What is the Format?

Five rotations of three-hour and forty-minute training sessions, plus two group lunches to allow for networking among attendees. A new addition this year includes a networking happy hour with fellow evaluators!

Who is Presenting?

Experts who have conducted evaluations in a variety of settings, nationally known authors, those working on the cutting edge, evaluation experts and outstanding trainers.