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Hanover Practices

Hanover’s enterprise, higher education, K-12 education, and grants practices align the brightest researchers with Hanover’s largest pools of clients. While every project is individually crafted, this practice-based approach allows Hanover to study trends in client requests and ensure implementation of the most robust research methodologies.

Hanover’s Enterprise practice supports corporate executives in sales, marketing, technology, and product management on research initiatives related to brand tracking and positioning, market assessment, product development, and customer knowledge.


  • Market Assessment
  • Market Evaluation
  • Sales Forecasting
  • Customer Knowledge
  • Win/Loss Analysis
  • Customer Attitude Surveys
  • Product Development
  • Competitive Benchmarking
  • Price Optimization Analysis
  • Brand Strategy
  • Brand Awareness Survey
  • Marketing Activity Analysis

More information regarding Hanover’s Enterprise practice.

Hanover’s Higher Education practice delivers tailored research support to higher education administrators across recruitment and enrollment, revenue and operations, branding and marketing, and student success and retention.


  • Branding and Market Positioning
  • Assess Reputation
  • Improve Rankings
  • Recruitment and Enrollment
  • Benchmark Institutional Competitiveness
  • Analyze Student Demographics
  • Student Success and Retention
  • Increase Student Satisfaction
  • Maximize Effectiveness of Developmental Coursework
  • Revenue and Operations
  • Calibrate Tuition and Aid
  • Determine Recruitment ROI

Hanover’s K12 practice addresses the key priorities of K-12 administrators, including instructional integrity, resource management, student success, and community engagement.


  • Instructional Integrity
  • Curricular Best Practices
  • Program Evaluations
  • Student Success
  • Peer Program Benchmarking
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Community Engagement
  • Community Stakeholder Surveys
  • Economic Impact Analyses
  • Resource Management
  • Program and Vendor Reviews
  • Compensation and Benefits Analyses

Hanover’s Grants practice collaborates with higher education institutions to locate private and federal funding opportunities, tailor projects to grantmakers’ priority areas, and increase the overall efficiency of clients’ grantseeking pursuits.


  • Pre-Proposal Support
  • Funding prospect research
  • RFP and funder analysis
  • Grants calendar for specific grantmakers
  • Literature review and best practices research
  • Concept paper development
  • Partnership research and recommendations
  • Proposal Development
  • LOI production
  • Foundation proposal production
  • Federal proposal production
  • Program and research design consulting
  • Comprehensive proposal review and critique
  • Declined proposal consulting and redevelopment
  • Grant application renewal
  • Proposal production management
  • Capacity Building
  • Grantseeking strategy development
  • Peer analysis and regional scan
  • Grantsmanship training and workshops
  • Grants policy manual
  • PI mentoring and training (e.g., advising on project rationale, implementation, evaluation plan)
  • Relationship building strategies

  • $836,000 Average award size
  • $20MM Largest award won

More information regarding Hanover’s Grants practice and recent grant awards.