Spencer Non-Traditional Learning

Field-Initiated Research Grant Programs

Research Grants

Our research grants are not designed for applicants to respond to a specific request – they are what you, scholars in the field, think we need to know more about.

The goal of all of our research grants is to support rigorous, intellectually ambitious and technically sound research that is relevant to the most pressing questions and compelling opportunities in education. We value work that fosters creative and open-minded scholarship, engages in deep inquiry, and examines robust questions related to education. We seek to support scholarship that develops new foundational knowledge that may also have a lasting impact on policy-making, practice, or educational discourse.  

 

Racial Equity Grid

Racial Equity Research Grants

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Lyle M Spencer

Lyle Spencer Research Awards to Transform Education

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Research Grants on Education: Large

Applications Open:
December 1, 2022

Intent to Apply
January 12, 2023, 12:00PM (Noon) CENTRAL

Full Proposal Deadline:
February 22, 2023, 12:00PM (Noon) CENTRAL

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Research Grants on Education: Small

Applications Open:
October 3, 2022

Full Proposal Deadline:
December 5, 2022 12:00 pm (noon) Central Time

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Research-Practice Partnerships: Collaborative research for educational change

Applications Open:
September 14, 2022

Intent to Apply
November 9, 2022, 12:00PM (Noon) CENTRAL

Full Proposal Deadline:
December 7, 2022, 12:00PM (Noon) CENTRAL

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