Research & Development

The Office of Research and Development supports faculty, staff, and students in their research pursuits. This includes helping you identify sources of funding so you have the resources you need to pursue your research.

Internal Funding Opportunities

These internal grant competitions provide funding for IU School of Education faculty, staff, and students.

  • Kempf Internal Grant Competition
      •      The Kempf grant will not be offered for 2017-18.
  • Research Proposal Incentive Fund
  • Proffitt Internal Grant Competition
  • Proffitt Summer Faculty Fellowship
  • Fund for the Advancement of Peace and Education: Creative Paths to Peace
  • Tilaar Faculty Support Fund
  • Start Over Fund

External Funding Opportunities

The IU Research Gateway is the best way to start your search for external funding opportunities. The research gateway directs you to funding sources and provides assistance in preparing proposals. The staff will also work with you to ensure that your research projects are in compliance with regulatory, statutory, and organizational requirements.

Centers and Institutes

The School of Education's centers and institutes are composed of faculty from throughout the university who are studying similar research questions. The centers provide support for pre-proposal preparation as well as post-award administration.

Contact Us

Please contact us with any questions about obtaining research support.

Cathy Smith
Office of Research and Development
Indiana University School of Education
201 N. Rose Avenue, Room 2110
Bloomington, Indiana 47405-1006
Phone: (812) 856-8004
Fax: (812) 856-8006
Email: randd@indiana.edu