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Wing Institute 2017 Student Research Stipend RFP

April 17, 2017

The Wing Institute invites graduate students interested in conducting research in the area of evidence-based education to apply for the 2017 student stipends, which are designed to support the student’s research.

The purpose of the Wing Institute Graduate Research Funding Program is to

  • Sponsor and promote new research in areas of evidence-based education, including efficacy research, effectiveness research, implementation, and monitoring.
  • Sponsor and promote new research across disciplines, types of research, and venues.
  • Encourage graduate students to focus their future professional work in this subject area, increasing the number of professionals dedicated to the field of evidence-based education.
  • Disseminate research findings for application in real-world settings, further bridging the gap between research and practice.


The stipend is a one-time $5,000 award. These funds will be available to recipients as they achieve agreed-upon benchmarks in the research process.

  • Applications available: Immediately
  • Application deadline: June 15, 2017
  • Funding decisions: July 1, 2017


Applicants must be enrolled full-time and be in good standing in a master’s or doctoral degree program at a regionally accredited university or college.

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To review past student research efforts



2015-16 Wing Institute Research Grant Awarded

July 1, 2016

Shanna Hirsch of the University of Virginia has been presented the 2015-16 research grant for her proposed study titled, Professional development in practice: improving novice teachers’ use of evidence-based classroom management practices.



Graduate Research 2016 Announcement

May 24, 2016

Wing Institute Announces Graduate Student Grant Competition For 2016

The Wing Institute is pleased to announce the 2016 Wing Institute Graduate Student Research grant competition. The grant award is a maximum of $5000.
The deadline for submission is August 1, 2016. Notification of decision is September 1, 2016. Please follow the following link for more information and forms for submission.

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2013 Wing Research Grant Results

July 8, 2014

The Impact of Behavior Skill Training and Coaching on Implementation of Practices

The results of last year’s Wing Institute’s 2013 research grant are now available on our web site. Mary Sawyer submitted the selected study that examines the Read More…