This annual grant will be given to a graduate student who is conducting a master’s thesis (or an equivalent project in cases where there is no formal thesis) or a doctoral dissertation focused on leaders and/or teams in relation to organizational innovation, learning, and/or performance. The research should have a strong connection to practical applications.
The maximum grant amount for the Graen Research Grant is $3,000.
- The research project must be proposed by a graduate-level SIOP Student Affiliate (in any country) who has initiated but not yet completed a master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation project. Postdoctoral students and faculty members are not eligible. The application package must include an endorsement letter from the student’s advisor or committee chair stating that the research project has been approved. The project should be ongoing at the time the grant is awarded. Postdoctoral students and faculty members are not eligible.
- In order to encourage wide participation and a large variety of individuals and institutions involved in the program, an individual can only submit one proposal per review cycle per grant. In addition, individuals who received a Graen grant within the last 2 years are ineligible.