Center for Retirement Research Accepting Applications for Research Projects

The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College sponsors the annual Steven H. Sandell Grant Program for scholars in the field of retirement research and policy. The program provides opportunities for junior scholars from all academic disciplines to pursue cutting-edge projects on retirement income issues.

Priority areas include Social Security; macroeconomic analyses of Social Security; wealth and retirement income; program interactions; international research; and demographic research

Up to five grants of $45,000 each will be awarded in 2017. Grant recipients may be required to present their work to the Social Security Administration in Washington, D.C., or Baltimore.

For complete program guidelines, information about previous Sandell grant recipients, and application instructions, see the CRR website.