The representatives of Zaporizhzhya National University have had the opportunity to participate in the grants competition of the Spencer Foundation. The goal of the Foundation is to explore the ways to improve education worldwide. The Foundation aims to strengthen the connections of research in education with the policy and practice.
The Spencer Foundation is funding a wide range of topics and disciplines including education, psychology, sociology, economics, history and anthropology, mathematics, physics, linguistics, etc.
The projects are expected not only to provide a serious research component and applying analytical methods, but also the importance for policy in the field of education. The Foundation is interested in the project proposals that can describe and explain the complexity and diversity of educational process for the purpose of its improvement.
Proposals are accepted 4 times per year.
The next deadline for projects is May 1, 2017.
The maximum grant is $ 50 000.
The project budget may include the costs of equipment, salaries, travel, etc.
In order to participate in the competition of small grants from the Spencer Foundation, it is necessary to register on the website of the Foundation and to place a project proposal and a project budget using the online system for submission of projects.
More detailed information can be found on the website of the Department of Project Activities by the link: http://incubeplatform.com.ua/blog/show/124
Department of Project Activities