The FY 2008 Research Requests for Applications from the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) are now available online. Both the National Center for Special Education Research and the National Center for Education Research are now accepting applications on topics such as Early Childhood Programs and Policies; Early Intervention, Early Childhood Special Education and Assessment Research; Reading, Writing, and Language Development Special Education Research; Serious Behavior Disorders Special Education Research; Individualized Education Programs and Individualized Family Service Plans Research; Autism Spectrum Disorders Research; Response to Intervention Research; and Related Services Special Education Research. Submission deadlines are July 26, 2007 and November 1, 2007.
To view the FY 2008 Special Education Research Request for Applications (84.324A and B) go to http://ies.ed.gov/funding/pdf/2008324.pdf
To view the FY 2008 Education Research Request for Applications (84.305A and B) go to http://ies.ed.gov/funding/pdf/2008305.pdf [see pgs. 33-36 for Early Childhood Programs and Practices]
In addition, the Institute of Education Sciences supports predoctoral and postdoctoral research training programs that are funded through its National Center for Education Research and the National Center for Special Education Research. Complete information is available at http://ies.ed.gov/funding/