The Spencer Foundation is accepting research proposals through its Small Research Grants Program to support education research projects. In keeping with the foundation’s mission, this program aims to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived.  The program awards grants of up to $50,000, and proposals are accepted 4 times per year. The next deadline is at 4:00pm CST, February 1, 2017. The following deadlines will fall on May 1, 2017, August 1, 2017 and November 1, 2017.

For additional information, go to the Spencer Foundation website for complete program guidelines, FAQ, and application instructions at

Faculty Members interested in pursuing this or any other grant opportunity should call (570) 208-5847, or email

The Grants Office website is dedicated to faculty research and projects, and provides new funding opportunity announcements, forms, and links to helpful websites for use in preparing grant applications.  For additional information, go to: Members interested in pursuing any grant opportunity should contact:

Michelle Giovagnoli

Director of Institutional and Academic Grants

King's College

133 North River Street

Administration Building - Room 325B

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711

(570) 208-5847