Spencer Foundation, The (Spencer)

US Educational research trust - attempts to cultivate a healthy, positive relationship between research and practice. A principal avenue through which the Foundation advances its mission is through funding both major ($50k+) and small research grants (<$50k).

Principal Investigators applying for a Research Grant must be affiliated with a school district, a college or university, a research facility, or a cultural institution. The Foundation accepts proposals from institutions and/or researchers from the U.S. and internationally. Researchers must also have an earned doctorate in an academic discipline or professional field or appropriate experience in an education-related profession.