Grant Competitions in Special Education Research and Training (Funding Opportunity)

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Special Education Research

Application Deadline: Multiple
These funding opportunities aim to promote rigorous research on special education and early intervention for children and youth:

  1. Special Education Research Grants
    Application Deadline: August 17, 2017
    This program seeks to expand understanding of children and youth with, or at risk for, disabilities through exploratory research, development, and pilot testing of new interventions; efficacy and effectiveness studies to evaluate interventions; and the development and validation of measures. Learn more.
  2. Research Training Programs in Special Education
    Application Deadline:
    August 17, 2017
    These training programs seek to prepare individuals to conduct rigorous and relevant special education and early intervention research. Learn more.
  3. Research Networks Focused on Critical Problems of Policy and Practice in Special Education
    Application Deadline:
    September 21, 2017
    This competition aims to create a network of research teams to work together and share ideas on a specific issue of critical importance to special education. Learn more.
  4. Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation of Special Education Interventions
    Application Deadline:
    March 1, 2018
    This competition is designed to support rigorous evaluations of short-term special education interventions. Learn more.