- Fund Type: Grant. Residential: No. Eligibility: Unrestricted/Multiple Eligibility
- Award: Wide range, $5,000-$400,000
- Details: The Spencer Foundation provides funding for research projects that study education in the United States and abroad. The foundation funds research grants that range in size from smaller grants that can be completed within a year, to larger, multi-year endeavors. Sustained improvement in educational performance requires continuous learning within and among schools, education systems, and higher education institutions. The foundation is interested in advancing understanding of ways to strengthen the capacity of schools and education systems as learning organizations.
NB: Deadline note: Continuous. Initial proposals are accepted at any time.