Research Grants (Core Programs and Special Initiatives)
Behavioral Economics = BE | Future of Work = FOW | Race, Ethnicity and Immigration = REI | Social Inequality = SI
Computational Social Science = CSS | Decision Making and Human Behavior in Context = DM | Immigration & Immigrant Integration = III | Integrating Biology and Social Science Knowledge = BioSS | Non-Standard Employment = NSE | Social, Economic and Political Effects of the ACA = ACA
*ALL applications (LOIs & Proposals) are due by 2pm ET/11am PT
|Letter of Inquiry Deadline||Invited Proposal Deadline||Funding Decision|
|November 30, 2018*
Accepting: FOW / REI / BE / III / CSS / NSE (final)
|March 4, 2019*||June 2019|
|May 23, 2019*
Accepting: SI / BE / REI / DM / III / ACA (final)
|August 15, 2019*||November 2019|
|August 19, 2019*
Accepting: FOW / BE / DM / CSS / III (final)
|November 21, 2019*||March 2020|
Fellowships (Visiting Scholars, Visiting Journalists, Visiting Researchers)
|Year in Residence||Applications Accepted Between||Decision|
|2020-2021||January 14 – June 27, 2019 (11:59pm ET)||December 2019|
Visiting Journalists & Visiting Researchers
**Due to space constraints, RSF will not be accepting Visiting Researcher applications for the 2019-20 academic year. The next anticipated deadline will be May 2020 for visits during the 2020-21 academic year.**
**Due to space constraints, Visiting Journalist applications will only be considered for visits in Sept-Nov 2019 or April-June 2020.**
|For Residency Between||Application Deadline (VJ only)||Decision|
|Sept-Nov 2019 or Apr-Jun 2020||May 1, 2019 (2pm ET/11am PT)||Mid-June 2019|
- Submit a Visiting Journalist Application
- See information on Visiting Journalists
- See information on Visiting Researchers
Behavioral Economics: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Computational Social Science - Next Deadline: March 15, 2019 (2 pm Eastern Time/11 am Pacific Time).
There is no open Request for Articles at this time.
RSF will sponsor 5 summer institutes in 2019:
|Summer Institute||Application Deadline||Decision|
|Biological Approaches in the Social Sciences (June 10-14, 2019)||February 19, 2019||March 2019|
|Computational Social Science (June 16-29, 2019)||February 20, 2019||March 2019|
|Migration Research Methods (June 9-16, 2019)||February 18, 2019||March 2019|
|Social Science Genomics (June 9-21, 2019)||February 11, 2019||March 2019|
|Social Science for Journalists (July 17-19. 2019)||April 1, 2019||May 2019|
There are no open calls for applications at this time.
Applications from working group members are accepted on a rolling basis.