All RFPs in Law/Legal Issues

American Lung Association—Public Policy Research Award

December 12, 2019

The American Lung Association Public Policy Research Award is intended to support research on and evaluation of existing public policy and programs, as well as pilot and demonstration projects that inject innovative ideas and provide evidence for the development of new public policies impacting lung health. This grant is not intended to support events, lobbying efforts, legislative meetings or briefings. 

William T. Grant Foundation—Research Grants on Improving the Use of Research Evidence

January 09, 2020

Studies on improving the use of research evidence should identify, build, and test strategies to ensure that research evidence is used in ways that benefit youth. We welcome ideas from social scientists across a range of disciplines, fields, and methodologies that can advance their own disciplines and fields and reveal insights about ways to improve the production and use of research evidence.   

The Spencer Foundation— Research Grants on Education: Large

January 14, 2020

This program is “field-initiated” in that proposal submissions are not in response to a specific request for a particular research topic, discipline, design, or method. The Foundation’s goal for this program is to support rigorous, intellectually ambitious and technically sound research that is relevant to the most pressing questions and compelling opportunities in education. They seek to support scholarship that develops new foundational knowledge that may have a lasting impact on educational discourse. 

Society of Family Planning Research Fund—Increasing Access to Medication Abortion in the US

February 14, 2020

In an effort to advance research on medication abortion, SFPRF is offering the Increasing Access to Medication Abortion in the US, Part II RFP. Central to this RFP is an understanding that individuals do not have equal access to medication abortion. People’s social locations (eg, race, ethnicity, religion, social class, gender, age, health, geography) are powerful determinants of abortion access.  

Russell Sage Foundation - Small Grants in Behavioral Economics

The Russell Sage Foundation offers small grants to support high quality research in behavioral economics and to encourage young investigators (Ph.D. students and recent graduates) to enter this developing field.

CISCO Research Center - Legal Implications for IoT, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Systems

This request for proposals invites researchers to investigate legal and policy issues in the quickly developing world of machine learning, artificial intelligence, machine-to-machine interactions, and the rapidly expanding world of data creation, transfer, collection and analysis from Internet of Things.

Charles Koch Foundation—Technology and Innovation Research Grants

The Foundation invites scholars and policy experts to submit proposals for work that sheds light on the various effects of technological progress (policy, cultural, or otherwise) and explores the c