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Grant Opportunities for Employment and Training Research


September 17, 2013


Grant Opportunities for Employment and Training Research

Researchers in CTE, workforce development and related fields, take note: the U.S. Department of Labor, through its contractor IMPAQ International, has announced 10 awards, comprising $80,000 total, to be granted on a competitive basis to doctoral and post-doctoral students for relevant research on policy related to employment and training topics aligned with the Employment and Training Administration's Five-Year Strategic Research Plan for 2012-2017.

Eligible topics include, but are not limited to:

  • understanding changing labor markets
  • identifying effective strategies
  • improving workforce system infrastructure
  • addressing the needs of special populations
  • building research infrastructure and support

Award recipients will be expected to present their findings to the Department of Labor's leadership and staff. Additionally, final papers should be published in peer-reviewed journals.

The deadline to apply is November 11, 2013. Learn more at www.ETAResearchPapersProgram.IMPAQINT.com.

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