In keeping with the Spencer Foundation’s mission, this program aims to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived.
Because journalists report on issues of relevance to RSF, the Foundation has established a Visiting Journalist Fellowship that has two goals.
The stated mission of the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation is to give grants meant to "invest in the future of journalism by building the ethics, skills, and opportunities needed
This Russell Sage Foundation initiative will support innovative social science research on the social, economic and political effects of the Affordable Care Act.
The Russell Sage Foundation's program on Social Inequality supports innovative research on whether rising economic inequality has affected social, political, and economic institutions, and the
The Russell Sage Foundation's program on Behavioral Economics supports innovative research that uses behavioral insights from psychology, economics, sociology, political science and other
This program seeks investigator-initiated research proposals on the social, economic, and political effects of the changing racial and ethnic composition of the U.S.
The Russell Sage Foundation's program on the Future of Work supports innovative research on the causes and consequences of changes in the quality of jobs for less- and moderately-skilled workers and their families. We seek investigator-initiated research proposals that will broaden our understanding of the role of changes in employer practices, the nature of the labor market and public policies on the employment, earnings, and the quality of jobs of workers.
RSF and the Carnegie Corporation of New York invite proposals for new research that will strengthen the theory, methods and empirical knowledge about the effects of race, citizenship, legal status, and the interplay of politics and policy on immigrant outcomes.
The Russell Sage Foundation's Visiting Scholars Program provides a unique opportunity for select scholars in the social, economic and