North Carolina Coalition to End Homelessness

Stipends for Disability Research Available

Funding Opportunity:
 
The Disability Determination Process (DDP) Small Grant Program awards $10,000 stipends for graduate-level research on improving disability determination processes.
 
The DDP Small Grant Program is a one-year stipend program that allows graduate students to conduct supervised independent research on improving the efficiency and reducing the complexity of disability determination processes. Policy Research, Inc. (PRI) is pleased to announce the second round of this federally-funded stipend program.
 
Applicants must be master’s, doctoral, or post-doctoral-level graduate students pursuing full-time studies in accredited programs at the time of the award (Fall semester of 2012) with an academic emphasis in topics of interest to disability programs, including public health, social work, economics, occupational medicine, vocational and rehabilitation counseling, public policy and administration, sociology, psychology, education, medicine, and law.

The deadline for applications is May 31, 2012.
 
For more information and to apply, please visit the PRI Disability Determination Program website.   Please contact PRI at ddp@policyresearchinc.org with any questions.