The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College
The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College (CRR) is soliciting proposals for the Steven H. Sandell Grant Program for retirement income and policy research. The program’s purpose is to promote research by junior scholars or senior scholars working in a new area. Topics include:
(1) Social Security and retirement income and policy;
(2) macroeconomic analyses of Social Security;
(3) wealth and retirement income;
(4) program interactions;
(5) international research; and
(6) demographic research.
Junior scholars within the first 10 years of their academic career or senior scholars working in a new area are encouraged to submit a proposal.
The Center welcomes applications from all academic disciplines
Up to five grants of $45,000 are awarded based upon the quality of the applicant’s proposal and his or her proposed budget. Applicants are required to complete the research outlined in the proposal within one year of the award. Grant recipients may be required to present their work to the Social Security Administration in Washington, DC or Baltimore.
The 2017 Sandell Grant Program deadline is January 31, 2017.
For further details : http://crr.bc.edu/wp-content/uploads/1980/12/2017-Sandell-Guidelines-1.pdf