Foundation / Corporation
12/17/20 12:00 PM Noon CT
Grants to USA, Canada, and International investigators at nonprofit institutions and organizations for collaborative research projects on education. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Principal investigators will partner with educational institutions to provide insight into the processes, practices, and policies that improve education for students, educators, schools, universities, families, and communities.
Proposals to the Research-Practice Partnership program must be for research and other activities aimed to support collaborative partnerships between academic researcher(s) and a broad array of practitioner(s) of education.
Research is fundamental to every research-practice partnership, and the Foundation expects research activities to be the central element of every proposal. In addition to detailing a plan for research, successful applicants may also prioritize plans for communicating and disseminating key findings that have the potential to foster positive educational changes. expect research activities to be the central element of every proposal. In addition to detailing a plan for research, successful applicants may also prioritize plans for communicating and disseminating key findings that have the potential to foster positive educational changes.
Activities eligible for funding include, but are not limited to:
Further details about these activities can be found at https://www.spencer.org/grant_types/research-practice-partnerships.pdf#page=3.
The Foundation also sees the importance of developing the next generation of scholars and practitioners who are prepared to collaborate in partnerships to improve both practice and research. The Foundation encourages proposals that include funds dedicated to the development of skills and expertise in conducting research in partnership for graduate students and early-career professionals and researchers. While it is expected that most proposals will include funds to support graduate students as part of the partnership, proposals could include plans for training and education beyond that.
GrantWatch ID#: 171183
Research-Practice Partnership budget totals are limited to $400,000 including up to 15% indirect cost charges.
The proposed duration may not be longer than 3 years. The foundation recommends proposing a start date that is at least 9 months after the deadline for the Intent to Apply form.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA) Marshall Islands (USA) Republic of Palau (USA)
Canada: Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Northwest Territories; Nova Scotia; Nunavut; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan; Yukon;
International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.
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