Grant size depends on the number of participants and specific budget requirements of the project.
Junior researchers and researchers based in the periphery may be awarded "development" grants of up to $2,000, and training opportunities in the framework of EERC Research Development Program.
The goal of the competition is to support policy-relevant research projects.
During the grant period research outputs are peer reviewed by thematic expert panels at EERC semi-annual research workshops.
Research supervision is also provided through consultations with program staff and resource persons.
The best findings are published as working papers and policy briefs, and are freely accessible on the web.
Thematic focus: Proposals are solicited in the following five areas with relevance to current policy concerns in the CIS:
Upon completion of research, the best projects will be considered for the prestigious Zvi Griliches Award to support submission to internationally-refereed journals and presentation at leading conferences.
Submission deadline: April 12.
For more information and application, visit: Economics Research Grant Competition
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