The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College announces the 2014 Dissertation Fellowship Program for research on retirement income and policy issues, funded by the U.S. Social Security Administration.
The Dissertation Fellowships support doctoral candidates writing dissertations on retirement income and policy issues. The program is open to scholars in all academic disciplines. Priority areas include:
- Social Security
- Macroeconomic analyses of Social Security
- Wealth and retirement income
- Program interactions
- International research
- Demographic research
Up to two fellowships of $28,000 will be awarded.
The submission deadline for proposals is Friday, February 14, 2014. Award recipients will be announced by April 2014.
Visit the Dissertation Fellowship website to view the proposal guidelines.
Previous awardees include Desmond Toohey.