Wing Institute Announces Graduate Research Funding for 2008

November 6, 2006

The Wing Institute is launching a new initiative to provide funding for
graduate students who are interested in doing research in the area of
evidence-based education.

The purpose of the initiative is to

  1. promote new research in areas of evidence-based education,
  2. promote new research across disciplines,
  3. encourage graduate students to focus their future professional work in this subject area
  4. disseminate research findings for application in “real world” settings, further bridging the gap between research and practice.


Grants vary in size; the maximum grant is $5,000 per annum. These funds will be available to recipients as they achieve agreed upon “benchmarks” in the research process.

Applications available: October 1, 2007
Application deadline: April 1, 2008
Funding decisions: May 1, 2008


Applicants must be enrolled full-time and be in good standing in a masters or doctoral at a regionally accredited university or college located in the United States or Canada.

Download the application