NCTE supports research activity and publication in the field of English and English education through a series of research awards, grants, and scholarships. Select from the links below to learn more about each award.
Cultivating New Voices Among Scholars of Color Grant Program
The NCTE Research Foundation Cultivating New Voices program is designed to provide support, mentoring, and networking opportunities for early career scholars of color.
David H. Russell Award
This award recognizes published research in language, literature, rhetoric, teaching procedures, or cognitive processes that may sharpen the teaching or the content of English at any level. Deadline March 1
Edwyna Wheadon Postgraduate Training Scholarship provides funding for professional development experiences for English/Language Arts teachers in public educational institutions. The purpose of the scholarship is to support postgraduate training to enhance teaching skills and/or career development in teaching. Deadline January 31
Promising Researcher Award
This award competition is open to individuals who have completed dissertations, theses, or initial, independent studies after the dissertations. Deadline March 1
Research Foundation Grant Programs
A brief description of the funding programs available through the NCTE Research Foundation.