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Franklin Research Grants

To support research in any field. Also included are applications for residential fellowships in London and Edinburgh.

Deadline: 

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Experimentally testing the roots of poverty and violence: Changing preferences, behaviors, and outcomes

It is widely believed that poor and unemployed young men are more likely to fight, riot and rebel. In poor countries like Liberia, governments are especially fearful of the young, urban poor, who may be especially vulnerable to armed recruitment, rioting, or election violence. In addition to increased security, the most common policy recommendation is cash transfer and employment programs. This study uses a field experiment with high-risk young men in Liberia to answer four questions. First, is there a causal relationship between poverty and violence?

Research Grants

To support research on the relationship between Austria and the United States.

Deadline: 

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Centennial Center Research Grant Program

To support research, conferences, and workshops in Political Science. PIs must be members in order to apply.

Deadline: 

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Summer Fellowships

To support summer residential fellowships at one of Mathematica's offices doing independent research.

Deadline: 

Monday, February 28, 2022

Predoctoral Fellowships

To support fellowships of two to three months in West Africa for dissertation research.

Deadline: 

Sunday, February 20, 2022

Andrew W. Mellon Mediterranean Regional Research Fellowship Program

To support research in the humanities and social sciences in the Mediterranean region. Applicants may be PhD candidates or early career professors.

Deadline: 

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

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