About Formative and Summative Evaluation

If you choose ACT as your evaluation solutions provider, we will be with you every step of the way. We will help you set up your grant and establish an easy-to-navigate Evaluation Scope of Work, and we will work around the clock to ensure that we can take as much of the evaluation burden off your shoulders as we can.

ACT’ evaluators specialize in the areas of formative and summative evaluation. This means they will track and assess your grant’s implementation progress from start to finish as well as measure the effectiveness of your grant work in meeting the grant’s goals and outcomes through many different capacities.

Formative evaluation assesses ongoing grant activities. Summative evaluation assesses a mature grant’s success in reaching its stated goals and outcomes. These two types of evaluation services are more specifically defined below…