Agency: Education Dept. (Institute of Education Sciences); Program: Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Education Research (CFDA Number 84.305A); Eligibility: Schools, nonprofits, for-profits, governments, private agencies and universities; Funding: Multiple awards of up to $760,000 each (no match required); Deadline: Aug. 17.
Summary: Funding supports research into ways to improve student achievement, especially for those with disabilities. Grants support research into ways to improve classroom instruction and the school readiness outcomes for infants and toddlers with or at-risk for disability. DoEd also wants applicants to address STEM education, early learning and teacher preparedness.