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Diversion and Alternative to Arrest Programs

The foundation is primarily interested in measuring the impact of diversion programs on public safety, fairness, and cost efficiency. Particular outcomes of interest include recidivism (e.g., frequency of re-arrest, additional
charges, additional convictions); the use of criminal justice and/or other public resources (e.g., jail booking,
jail days, court costs, emergency room admissions, failures to appear); and socio-economic indicators (e.g.,
housing, employment, income, and education).

Deadline: 

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Doris Duke Fellowships for the Promotion of Child Well-Being

These fellowships are designed to identify and develop a new generation of leaders interested in and capable of creating practice and policy initiatives that will enhance child development and improve the nation's ability to prevent all forms of child maltreatment.

Deadline: 

Friday, December 1, 2017

Drug Abuse Dissertation Research (R36)

The goal of this FOA is to enhance the diversity of the drug abuse research workforce by providing dissertation awards on topics related to the study of basic and clinical neuroscience, development, epidemiology, prevention, treatment, services, or women and sex/gender differences as they relate to drug abuse.

Deadline: 

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Research Stipend Program

The Rockefeller Archive Center's competitive grant-in-aid program provides awards of up to $4000 for reimbursement of receipted expenses for travel and accommodation in conjunction with research conducted at the RAC. The research grants are designed to foster, promote, and support research by serious scholars in the collections located at the Rockefeller Archive Center.

Deadline: 

Sunday, November 1, 2020

Mellon Fellowships for Dissertation Research in Original Sources

The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is pleased to offer fellowships generously funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for dissertation research in the humanities or related social sciences in original sources.

Deadline: 

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows program provides the nation’s most comprehensive learning experience at the nexus of health, science, and policy in Washington, D.C.

Deadline: 

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Analyzing Relationships between Disability, Rehabilitation and Work (ARDRAW) Small Grant Program

The Social Security Administration’s (SSA’s) Analyzing Relationships between Disability, Rehabilitation and Work (ARDRAW) Small Grant Program is a one-year $10,000 stipend program awarded to graduate-level students to conduct supervised independent research designed to foster new analysis of work, rehabilitation, and disability issues, which may develop innovative and fresh perspectives on disability.

Deadline: 

Friday, February 28, 2020

Encouraging Appropriate Care Using Behavioral Economics through Electronic Health Records (R21/R33)

The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to invite applications proposing to apply behavioral economics principles to build interventions into electronic health records (EHRs) for the purpose of improving physician compliance with recommended treatment guidelines, thereby improving quality of care, health outcomes and reducing health disparities.

Deadline: 

Monday, January 30, 2017

Tax Policy

LJAF wishes to expand the knowledge base in this area in order to determine best practices for the design and administration of state and local taxes, and to inform policymakers about the effects of certain policies.

Deadline: 

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Public Retirement Policy

LJAF is requesting Letters of Interest regarding research that will help to inform state and local retirement policy. Proposed research may be empirical or theoretical but must address an important question with meaningful policy implications.

Deadline: 

Thursday, December 15, 2016

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