Acculturation Aera Dissertation Grant - .xyz

Four former doctoral students in the MSU College of Education also have received AERA Dissertation Grants: Yuk Fai Cheong, Marjorie Wallace, Julia Ogg and Chuen-An Hsieh.

AERA Dissertation Grants are awarded for one-year for an amount of up to

, ITP international affiliate in sociology, was awarded an AERA Dissertation Grant for 2012-2013 to complete her doctoral thesis "Cross-National Study of Students' STEM Career Aspirations: Evidence from PISA."


Acculturation Aera Dissertation Grant

AERA Dissertation Grant

(political science) was awarded an AERA dissertation grant for 2011-12 to complete his thesis “Out of the classroom and into the voting booth? Analyzing the effects of education on political participation.”


. AERA provides dissertation support for advanced doctoral students to undertake doctoral dissertations using data from the large-scale national or international data sets supported by the NCES, NSF, and/or other federal agencies. The selection process is competitive. AERA Dissertation Grants are awarded for one-year for an amount of up to $20,000. The next application deadline is Thursday, September 4, 2014.Akisha Jones, a doctoral student in the College of Education and Human Development’s Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics Program, was awarded an AERA Dissertation Grant by the American Educational Research Association. The $20,000 award is given to advanced doctoral students who are developing new quantitative measures or methodological approaches for addressing education issues and incorporate subject matter expertise, especially when studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) learning. Jones' dissertation focused on “Examining Teacher and Teaching Quality through Predictors of Urban Teacher Effectiveness.”. AERA provides dissertation support for advanced doctoral students to undertake doctoral dissertations using data from the large-scale national or international data sets supported by the NCES, NSF, and/or other federal agencies. The selection process is competitive. AERA Dissertation Grants are awarded for one-year for an amount of up to $20,000. The application deadline is . (sociology) was the recipient of three fellowship awards this spring: a National Academy of Education/Spencer Foundation Dissertation Fellowship; an AERA Dissertation Grant; and an Association for Institutional Research (AIR) fellowship. Lauren will use the Spencer Fellowship in 2012-13 to complete her dissertation "Disadvantaged and Disengaged? How Financial Constraints Impact College Experiences and Success for Low-Income Students."