Boston College Center for Retirement Research
2013 Sandell Grant Program and 2013 Dissertation Fellowship Program

The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College announces the 2013 Sandell Grant Program and 2013 Dissertation Fellowship Program for research on retirement income and disability insurance issues. These programs are funded by the U.S. Social Security Administration.

2013 STEVEN H. SANDELL GRANT PROGRAM: Provides the opportunity for junior scholars and senior scholars entering a new field to pursue projects on retirement income and disability insurance. The program is open to scholars in all academic disciplines. Awards up to five grants of $45,000 for one-year projects.

The submission deadline for grant proposals is January 31, 2013. Grant award recipients will be announced in March 2013. Visit the Sandell Program website to view the proposal guidelines: http://crr.bc.edu/about-us/grant-programs/steven-h-sandell-grant-program-2

2013 DISSERTATION FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM: Supports doctoral candidates writing dissertations on retirement income and disability insurance issues. The program is open to scholars in all academic disciplines. Awards up to seven fellowships of $28,000.

The submission deadline for proposals is January 31, 2013. Visit the Dissertation Fellowship website to view the proposal guidelines:
http://crr.bc.edu/about-us/grant-programs/dissertation-fellowship-program-2

FURTHER INFORMATION: For questions, please contact Marina Tsiknis, tsiknis@bc.edu, 617-552-1092.



Posted 11/9/12