Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation: Seeking Proposals for Research Grants

Deadline: 1 August 2016

The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation is currently accepting proposals from any of the natural and social sciences and the humanities that promise to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression.

Highest priority is given to research that can increase understanding and amelioration of urgent problems of violence and aggression in the modern world.

The Foundation concern violence and aggression in relation to social change, intergroup conflict, war, terrorism, crime, and family relationships, among other subjects.

Grant Information

Most awards fall within the range of $15,000 to $40,000 per year for periods of one or two years.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants for a research grant may be citizens of any country. While almost all recipients of our research grant possess a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree, there are no formal degree requirements for the grant.
  • The grant, however, may not be used to support research undertaken as part of the requirements for a graduate degree.
  • Applicants need not be affiliated with an institution of higher learning, although most are college or university professors.

How to Apply

  • Applicants must apply online via given website.
  • Applicants will first create a login account and will then be able to access detailed guidelines and the online application.

For more information, please visit Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation.