Applications are invited for AERA Research Grants in USA. Applications are open for domestic and international students to conduct research at American Educational Research Association (AERA) in the 2019-2020 academic year.
The aim of this scholarships is to enable and encourage academically able students.
|Deadline||:||17 October 2018|
|Providers||:||American Educational Research Association (AERA)|
|Course Level||:||Grants are available to pursue research. The AERA Grants Program provides Research Grants to faculty at institutions of higher education, postdoctoral researchers, and other doctoral level scholars.|
|Field of Study||:||The Grants Program encourages proposals across the lifespan and contexts of education and learning of relevance to STEM policy and practice. The research may focus on a wide range of topics, including but not limited to such issues as student achievement in STEM, contextual factors in education, educational participation and persistence (pre-kindergarten through graduate school), early childhood education and development, postsecondary education, and the STEM workforce and transitions. Studies that examine issues of specific racial and ethnic groups, social classes, genders, or persons with disabilities are encouraged.|
Benefits of AERA Research Grants:
Awards for Research Grants are up to $25,000 for 1 year projects or up to $35,000 for 2year projects. In accordance with AERA’s agreement with the funding agencies, institutions may not charge indirect costs or overhead on these awards.
The funds can be used for research-related expenses such as course buyout, summer salary, travel to secure data enclaves or scholarly conferences, books, computer equipment, and other expenses directly related to conducting this research. As part of the proposal, applicants provide a budget that outlines anticipated research-related expenses.
In addition to the funding, grantees will be paired with a Governing Board member who will monitor grantees’ progress and potentially advise on their research.
Nationality for AERA Research Grants:
Applicants may be U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents. Non U.S. citizens affiliated with a U.S. university or institution are also eligible to apply.
Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
Eligibility for AERA Research Grants:
Eligible Countries: Applicants may be U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents. Non U.S. citizens affiliated with a U.S. university or institution are also eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Researchers who have previously received Research Grants through the AERA Grants Program (as a PI or CoPI) may not apply for a Research Grant. However, applicants who have received an AERA Dissertation Grant are eligible to apply for a Research Grant. Dissertation Grant recipients must complete the Dissertation Grant before applying for a Research Grant.
English Language Requirements for AERA Research Grants:
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.