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 our 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.  

 

Spencer Non-Traditional Learning

Research Grants on Education: COVID-19 Related Special Grant Cycle

Applications Open:
April 23, 2020

Full Proposal Deadline:
June 8 NOON CT

More information
Lyle M Spencer

Lyle Spencer Research Awards to Transform Education

Applications Open:
Applications are open

Letter of Intent Deadline
February 27, 2020 at 12:00pm CT

Full Proposal Deadline:
TBD

More information
playground

Research Grants on Education: Large

Applications Open:
Applications Are Open

Intent to Apply
June 18, 2020 12pm CT

Full Proposal Deadline:
July 14, 2020 12PM CT

More information
students; school

Research Grants on Education: Small

Applications Open:
Open

Full Proposal Deadline:
July 1, 2020 at 12:00pm CT

More information
children

Research-Practice Partnerships: Collaborative research for educational change

Applications Open:
Applications are now closed

Full Proposal Deadline:
TBD

More information
More from Funding Opportunities