Research Funding

American Educational Research Association offers grants

The American Educational Research Association (AERA) Grants Program invites applications for the following grants:

AERA Dissertation Grants. AERA provides dissertation support for advanced doctoral students to undertake doctoral dissertations using data from the large-scale national or international data sets supported by the NCES, NSF and/or other federal agencies. AERA Dissertation Grants are awarded for one-year for an amount of up to $20,000. The next application deadline is Friday, Jan. 24, 2014.

AERA Research Grants. AERA provides small grants for faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and other doctoral-level scholars to undertake quantitative research using data from the large-scale national or international data sets supported by the NCES, NSF and/or other federal agencies. AERA Research Grants are awarded for one or two years, for an amount of up to $35,000. The next application deadline is Friday, Jan. 24, 2014.

Institute on Statistical Analysis: Causal Analysis Using International Data. The AERA Grants Program is accepting proposals to attend the Institute on Statistical Analysis: Causal Analysis Using International Data to be held in Washington, D.C., May 6-9, 2014. The focus of the 2014 Institute will be on inferring causality and the methodologies available to support causal inferences using data from TIMSS and PISA. Advanced doctoral students and recent doctorates are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants must have completed at least one year of statistics courses at the doctoral level and have familiarity with multiple regression methods. The next application deadline is Monday, Feb. 10, 2014.

Questions may be directed to AERA.