IFREE Small Grants Program 2019

The International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE) is seeking applications for its IFREE Grants program. The grants aim to promote human betterment via supporting research and education in experimental economics.

The International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE) was founded in 1997 to support research and education in experimental economics. IFREE was and is the only foundation annually supporting research projects, educational seminars and outreach workshops in experimental economics.

Application Deadline: August 1, 2019

Value: The IFREE Small Grants Program provides funding of up to $10,000 for research projects that are consistent with IFREE’s Mission Statement and IFREE’s “principles of belief.”

Eligible Countries: All countries

The Small Grants Program is open to anyone affiliated with a research institution, regardless of citizenship or location of the institution.

Funding preference will be given to proposals that include one or more investigators who have participated in an IFREE workshop, either as a teacher or a student, and/or received pre or post-doctoral support from IFREE.

Budget guidelines:
Funds may be requested only for expenses directly related to a research project, including, but not limited to, funding for laboratory subject incentives, research costs and software development. Funds may not be used for salary support for investigators or travel to conferences. IFREE does support travel that is necessary to conduct the research. When writing the proposal, it is important to justify all expenses. IFREE does not pay overhead or indirect cost recovery on grants.

Expectations from successful applicants:

  • The long term sustainability of the IFREE Small Grants Program depends upon volunteers to review proposals. Therefore, successful applicants may be asked to become part of the pool of reviewers to review proposals on an ad hoc basis.
  • Successful applicants will be expected to submit a final report within 6 months of the project’s completion. The report should account for use of the IFREE funds, describe the research conducted, summarize key results, and list all working papers, grant submissions, publications, etc.
  • Papers must acknowledge funding support from the International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics Small Grants Program

Application: Apply via the IFREE WEBSITE link below.


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