Grants

OPRE makes grants to support research in areas such as child care, Head Start and Early Head Start, child welfare, home visiting, welfare and employment, strengthening families and healthy marriage, and family and youth services. We do not make grants to individuals or for direct services. 

Grant Forecast

Behavioral Interventions Scholars

The Behavioral Interventions Scholars grants aim to support research by advanced graduate students using behavioral economics or behavioral science approaches to examine questions of relevance to issues facing low-income and other vulnerable families in the United States and the social services programs and policies that serve them.

Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Child Care Dissertation Grants

The Child Care Dissertation Grants aim to support dissertation research by advanced graduate students who are working in partnership with a Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) agency or administrator and faculty mentor. The grants focus on supporting research that may inform child care policy decision-making and program administration.

Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Head Start Dissertation Grants

The Head Start Dissertation Grants aim to support dissertation research by advanced graduate students who are working in partnership with Head Start programs and faculty mentors. The grants focus on supporting research that may inform local, state, or federal policy and are relevant to Head Start and other early care and education settings.

Secondary Analyses of Data on Early Care and Education Grants

These grants aim to support researchers using existing data sets to address key early care and education questions of relevance to the goals and outcomes of programs administered through the ACF.

Funding Opportunities

Secondary Analyses of Strengthening Families Datasets

Posted: 08.12.2019
Application Deadline: 11.25.19
Catalog Code: 93.086

Funding Opportunities

Calendar

Want to know about upcoming funding opportunities?

Visit the HHS Grants Forecast website and sort by the ACF operational division to receive information about upcoming funding opportunities.

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Last Reviewed: November 19, 2019