Faculty Grants

The Center awards one or more research grants each year to support Stanford University faculty carrying out research on poverty and inequality. The grants are small (up to $5,000) and are intended as start-up funds to assist in the development of grant proposals and new and innovative research programs.

Eligibility

Awards are made to Stanford University faculty who are affiliates of the Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality and hold academic council appointments.

Award Amount

Awards of up to $5,000 will be made.

Expenses

The grant may be used to cover any research-relevant expenses.

Applications

Applicants should submit a CV, a short proposal (no more than a page), and a budget. These materials should be sent to the Administrative Associate:

  • Alice Chou
    Administrative Associate, Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality
    450 Serra Mall, Building 80
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA 94305-2029
    650-724-6912
    aychou@stanford.edu

Deadline

Applications should be submitted by April 1. Funding can begin in the summer.

Contact

The Administrative Associate, Alice Chou, administers this program. All inquiries should be directed to her:

  • Alice Chou
    Administrative Associate, Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality
    450 Serra Mall, Building 80
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA 94305-2029
    650-724-6912
    aychou@stanford.edu