Office of Research
The vision for research at U-M SOE is ambitious. We are dedicated to studying and improving education practice, policy, and the contexts of teaching and learning in order to build a just society.
Selected Proposal Deadlines
Institute of Education Sciences (IES)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
|November 7, 2018||Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL)|
|November 14, 2018, annually thereafter||Discovery Research PreK-12 (DRK-12)|
|December 11, 2018; see website for deadline for Exploration and Design Tier||Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources (IUSE: EHR)|
|January 15, 2019||Linguistics|
|January 15, 2019||Social Psychology|
|January 15, 2019||Sociology|
|January 9, 2019||ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE)|
January 16, 2019
|Science of Learning (SL)|
|January 16, 2019||Accelerating Discovery: Educating the Future STEM Workforce (AD)|
|January 15, 2019
July 15, 2019
|Developmental Sciences (DS)|
|July 17, 2019||Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER)|
|August 14, 2019||Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)|
|TBD||EHR Core Research (ECR)|
|May 1, 2019||STEM + Computing K-12 Education (STEM+C)|
|November 1, 2018
February 1, 2019
May 1, 2019
August 1, 2019
|Small Research Grants|
|Temporarily Suspended||Research-Practice Partnerships|
|LOI: October 2, 2018||Lyle Spencer Research Awards|
|No Longer Available||Midcareer Grant Program|
William T. Grant Foundation
|LOI: January 9, 2019||Research Grants|
The Office of Research can help with many of the steps to funding your research.
Learn more about supports for faculty regarding grant applications and management.
The SOE can serve as a collaborating partner for those in the broader educational community seeking to conduct research.
Learn more about how the Center for Education Design, Evaluation, and Research (CEDER) can help with design, evaluation, and other research-related services.
Curious about what research has caught the eye of funding agencies?
Learn more about the work that is currently supported at the SOE.
Looking to connect with experts across a wide array of educational topics?
Learn more about contacting SOE scholars who have expertise in educational matters of importance to you.