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WILLIAM T. GRANT Foundation

PROGRAM: “The Institutional Challenge Grant encourages university-based research institutes, schools, and centers to build sustained research-practice partnerships with public agencies or nonprofit organizations in order to reduce inequality in youth outcomes. To do so, research institutions will need to shift their policies and practices to value collaborative research. They will also need to build the capacity of researchers to produce relevant work and the capacity of agency and nonprofit partners to use research.”

OPEN Date: June 15, 2018

DUE Date: September 7, 2018

AWARD Amount: One $650,000, three-year Institutional Challenge Grant will be awarded annually to an eligible research institution that partners with a state or local agency department and division or a nonprofit organization that is open to the general public

APPLICATION Guide: Here

SPENCER Foundation

PROGRAM: “The Lyle Spencer Research Awards program supports intellectually ambitious research oriented to improving the practice of education, independent of any particular reform agendas or methodological strictures. This program encourages proposals initiated by scholars across a variety of disciplines and fields in an effort to create much-needed space for creative and ambitious research projects that promise to advance our understanding of educational practice and its improvement.”

DUE Date: 4:00pm CDT, October 2, 2018

AWARD Amount: Up to $1,000,000

MORE INFORMATION: Here

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SOCIAL MEDIA

Georgie State University
Houston Education Research Consortium
John W. Gardner Center for Youth and their Communities
Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
Research Alliance for New York City Schools
Center for Research Use in Education