Small Research Grants (Spencer Foundation)
Next deadline: 1 February 2019.
Nota actualizada el 20 dic. 2018 a las 15:43
In keeping with the Spencer Foundation’s mission, this program aims to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived.
Historically, the work Spencer Foundation has funded through these grants has spanned, a range of topics and disciplines, including education, psychology, sociology, economics, history, and anthropology, and they employ a wide range of research methods.
The main topics of interest are: The Relation between Education and Social Opportunity, Teaching, Learning, and Instructional Resources, The New Civics, Organizational Learning in Schools, School Systems, and Higher Education Systems, Purposes and Values of Education.
Principal Investigators (PIs) and Co-PIs applying for a research grant must have an earned doctorate in an academic discipline or professional field, or appropriate experience in an education research-related profession.
The PI must be affiliated with a college, university, school district, non-profit research facility, or non-profit cultural institution that is willing to serve as the fiscal agent if the grant is awarded. The Spencer Foundation does not award grants directly to individuals.
Proposals are accepted from the U.S. and internationally, however all proposals must be submitted in English and budgets must be proposed in U.S. dollars.
The Small Research Grants program is intended to support education research projects with budgets of $50,000 or less. Grant budgets may not include indirect cost charges.
Next deadline: 1 February 2019, 4:00pm CST (17:00 Colombian time)
[Boletín SIUN 405, 30/31 de agosto de 2018]
[Boletín SIUN 421, 20/21 de diciembre de 2018]