American Sociological Association

Footnotes - April-May 2019: Announcements: Funding

April/May 2019
Volume 
47
Issue 
2

Funding

NCAA Graduate Student Research Grant Program

NCAA Graduate Student Research Grant Program. The Research Committee invites research proposals examining the role of intercollegiate athletics in higher education and the college student-athlete psychosocial experience. The goals of the program are: (1) to stimulate research on intercollegiate athletics; (2) to foster contributions to the empirical research on intercollegiate athletics; (3) to provide financial support to graduate students interested in engaging in high-quality research related to intercollegiate athletics, and (4) to assist NCAA institutions and the public in gaining access to new, outstanding research in this field. The research grant is a one-time award set at a maximum of $7,500. Application Deadline: May 3, 2019. For more information, visit ncaaorg.s3.amazonaws.com/research/grants/gsrg/2019RES_GSRG_CallProposals.pdf

May 3, 2019

National Institute of Justice: Research into Immigration and Crime

National Institute of Justice: Research into Immigration and Crime. With this solicitation, NIJ seeks proposals for research projects that increase understanding of the relationship between immigration, both legal and illegal, and crime. Applicants should propose research projects that have clear implications for criminal justice policy and practice in the United States. NIJ strongly encourages applicants to propose the most rigorous possible methods for isolating the effects of immigration status on criminality, offending and victimization, and how those effects may vary based on subtypes of crimes and subtypes of offenders and victims. Deadline: May 20, 2019. For more information, visit nij.gov/funding/Documents/solicitations/NIJ-2019-15588.pdf

May 20, 2019

Russell Sage Foundation (RSF) Programs and Initiatives

Russell Sage Foundation (RSF) Programs and Initiatives. The RSF programs that are currently accepting Letters of Inquiry are: Behavioral Economics; Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration; Social, Political and Economic Inequality; Decision Making and Human Behavior in Context; Immigration and Immigrant Integration; Social, Economic, and Political Effects of the ACA. The foundation currently focuses exclusively on supporting social science research in its core program areas as a means of examining social issues and improving policies. Grants are available for research assistance, data acquisition, data analysis, and investigator time for conducting research and writing up results. Budget requests are limited to a maximum of $175,000 (including overhead) per project (max. 2 years). A detailed letter of inquiry must precede a full proposal. Deadline: May 23, 2019. For more information, visit www.russellsage.org/how-to-apply. Questions should be sent to programs@rsage.org.

May 23, 2019

U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences Announcement for Basic Scientific Research

U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences Announcement for Basic Scientific Research. The U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences (ARI) solicits new proposals for its programs in basic research. The U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences is the Army’s lead agency for the conduct of research, development, and analyses for the improvement of Army readiness and performance via research advances and applications of the behavioral and social sciences that address personnel, organization, training, and leader development issues. Interested offerors are encouraged to submit white papers prior to submitting proposals. The full research announcement and application instructions for both white papers and proposals may be viewed at FedBizOpps at www.fbo.gov or Grants.gov www.grants.gov, under opportunity number W911NF-19-S-0006. This Broad Agency Announcement closes on July 12, 2019. 

July 12, 2019