Research and Dissertation Fellows Program

Program Requirements

The Research and Dissertation Fellows Program is a partnership between AccessLex Institute and the Association for Institutional Research (AIR), designed to promote scholarship on issues related to access, affordability and the value of legal education specifically, and graduate and professional education more broadly. This grant program awards $50,000 to scholars and $25,000 to doctoral students to support year-long research projects.

For additional information and to view funded proposals, visit the AIR web page.

Email questions to Grants@accesslex.org

Current Application Cycle

 

Application opens:

October 23, 2017

 

Application deadline:

 

November 30, 2017 (11:59 pm EST)

 

Decisions announced:

 

February 2, 2018

 

Funding and project period begins:

 

March 1, 2018

 

AccessLex Legal Education Research Symposium:

 

October or November 2018

 

Project period ends:

 

February 28, 2019

Final report due:

 

April 30, 2019

 

 

View the 2017 Research and Dissertation Fellows Posters