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The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) announces that it will consider unsolicited applications for research, evaluation, and statistics projects that would make significant contributions to the mission of the organization. Under this announcement, IES can consider applications for projects that are not eligible under the Institute's FY2018 grant competitions. The Institute's FY2018 grant competitions are those for the fiscal year (FY 2018), both open and closed, which are described at The applicant must demonstrate that the project was not eligible under one of the Institute's FY2018 grant competitions.

The Institute's National Center for Education Research did not hold the Research Training Programs in the Education Sciences competition (CFDA Number: 84.305B) or the Statistical and Research Methodology in Education competition (CFDA Number: 84.305D) in FY 2018, and the Institute will not consider applications under this unsolicited announcement that in prior years would have been eligible under those two competitions.

To view the FY 2018 Unsolicited Grant Opportunities announcement, click here. PDF File (43 KB)