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Program Announcement: Postdoctoral Research Training Program in the Education Sciences CFDA 84.305B

Program Officer:
Dr. Meredith Larson
Meredith.Larson@ed.gov
(202) 219-2025

Purpose

The Institute has established the Postdoctoral Research Training Program in the Education Sciences (Postdoctoral) to increase the supply of scientists and researchers in education who are prepared to conduct rigorous and relevant education research addressing issues that are important to education leaders and practitioners and so contribute to the advancement of knowledge and theory in education. The specific intent of this program is to prepare researchers to be able to conduct the type of research that the Institute funds including the preparation of competitive proposals that address relevant education topics and meet the methodological requirements specified for the Institute's research grant competitions.