Spencer Mentor Award


The Spencer Foundation seeks nominations for the Spencer Mentor Award and plans to award $10,000 grants to mentors who have demonstrated extraordinary contributions to supporting the research training and career trajectories of graduate students and junior scholars that engage in education research, broadly construed. To submit a nomination, please fill out the information below and upload the required documents. Further information about eligibility and the nomination and review process can be found at https://www.spencer.org/grant_types/mentorship-award.

Guidelines for Nomination
This form is meant to be completed by the nominator. Self-nominations are not permitted.
Please fill in the fields under each of the tabs below, upload the required documents, and click Submit for your nomination to be considered.

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