Foundation / Corporation
Russell Sage Foundation (RSF)
Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of a full application. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden 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.
The Foundation is especially interested in proposals that address important questions about the interplay of market and non-market forces in shaping the wellbeing of workers, today and in the future.
Examples of the kinds of topics and questions that are of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:
More information about interest areas can be found at the URL for Full Text below.
GrantWatch ID#: 173920
Trustee Grants are generally capped at $175,000, including 15% indirect costs. Presidential Grants are capped at $35,000 (no indirect costs). PIs may request up to $50,000 (no indirect costs) when the proposed research project has special needs for gathering data (e.g.: qualitative research) or gaining access to restricted-use data.
Projects are limited to no more than two years. RSF may consider longer projects in exceptional circumstances.
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