Thomas Keller receives $1 million Department of Justice grant
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Posted: October 18, 2010

Thomas Keller, Social Work faculty, and a colleague from University of Illinois-Chicago have been awarded a $1 million grant from the Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention for a project in collaboration with Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. They will conduct a multi-site randomized trial to test the implementation of new training and management models with volunteer mentors that promotes positive youth development.