Proposals are encouraged from the full range of education research fields and other fields and disciplines engaged in education-related research, including economics, political science, psychology, sociology, demography, statistics, public policy, and psychometrics.
Applicants for this one-year, non-renewable award should be advanced doctoral students at the dissertation writing stage, usually the last year of study.
The Grants Program encourages the use of major data sets from multiple and diverse sources.
It emphasizes the advanced statistical analysis of data sets from the U. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and other federal agencies. In addition, statewide longitudinal administrative data systems (SLDS) enhanced through federal grants are also eligible for consideration.
In addition, recipients are strongly encouraged to submit their research for presentation at the annual Graduate Student Poster Sessions using the general call for submissions in the Summer of each year.
Any publication stemming from the research should acknowledge SMEP support.Scholarship Award: The successful candidates will be supported in terms of Tuition fees at the UR and Dissertation research expenses. Scholarship can be taken in Rwanda Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements: Nationality: Rwandan applicants are eligible for these grants.College Admission Requirement Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have Bachelor’s degree.The program also supports studies using large-scale international data systems (e.g., PISA, PIRLS, or TIMMS) that benefit from U. The inclusion of federal or state administrative information that further expands the analytic capacity of the research is permissible. permanent residents enrolled in a doctoral program. The thrust of the analysis needs to be generalizable to a national, state, or population or a subgroup within the sample that the dataset represents. 25, 2019 Dissertation Grants are available for advanced doctoral students and are intended to support the student while analyzing data and writing the doctoral dissertation. The University of Rwanda is a higher education institution formed in 2013 through the merger of Rwanda’s previously independent public institutions of higher education, the largest of which was the National University of Rwanda.The University of Rwanda is seeking applicants for Master’s Dissertation Research Grant programme. The main objective of the grant is strengthen the capacity of Masters Students registered at the University of Rwanda to conduct a dissertation based research.The aim of the program is to advance fundamental knowledge of relevance to STEM policy, foster significant science using education data, and build research capacity in education and learning. Underrepresented racial and ethnic minority researchers as well as women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.Since 1991, this AERA Program has been vital to both research and training at early career stages. Method of Application: Applicants can apply by post.The Duke Funding Alert newsletter, published every Monday, provides information on all new and updated grants and fellowships added to the database during the prior week.