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Call for Proposals for Research to Inform Child Support Policies and Programs

The Institute for Research on Poverty (IRP) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison seeks to fund research to improve child support operations and policies, a key area of interest identified by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE).

Proposals are invited from Ph.D.-holding scholars at all career stages, from postdoctoral fellows to senior faculty, and from all disciplines. IRP anticipates funding four to eight projects, with total funding (including direct and indirect costs) ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 each. The award period is from March 1, 2018, to February 28, 2019. The proposal deadline is January 2, 2018.

Please share the attached RFP with interested scholars and post it on your electronic mailing lists. The RFP is also available online.