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Current Opportunities

Education, Economic and Community Development Programs

DBID: 708
Category: Education, Economic and Community Development Programs
Program: Areas of Inquiry - Major Grant Proposals
Agency: Spencer Foundation
Deadline: 4/1/2013
Description: This program supports research in the following five areas of inquiry: Education and Social Opportunity; Organizational Learning; Teaching, Learning, and Instructional Resources; Purposes and Values of Education; and, Field-Initiated Proposals. In this category there is a funding limit expectation of between $40001 and $500000.

Proposals are accepted at any time; there are no deadlines. Investigators of projects with budgets over $40,000 are asked to submit a preliminary proposal following the guidelines. After submitting a preliminary proposal, if an applicant is invited to then submit a full proposal, the invitation will be valid for one year. There are three deadlines per year for invited full proposals: April 1st, July 1st, and December 1st.

Web Site:
Program URL: []
Contact: Annie Brinkman, Program Administrator
Attn: (Primary Area of Inquiry)
625 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 1600
Chicago,IL 60611
Tel: 312-274-6511
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