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Research Development Support

Research Development (RD) supports faculty efforts to find and secure research funding.

Contact: Jaynie C. Mitchell, MA
(801) 422-3607

Harold B. Lee Library Research

The Harold B. Lee Library (HBLL) provides guidance in how users can effectively conduct research in an academic library.

Rachel Wadham, Education Librarian
Emily Darowski, Psychology Librarian

Research Administration Office (RAO) submits all external grants and provides proposal and budget preparation and post-award support.

Contact: Gene Larson
A-285 ASB
(801) 422-3360

Education Association Websites

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) 
American Educational Research Association (AERA) 
National Education Association (NEA) Foundation Grants

Funding Opportunity Search Engines

Pivot: Faculty can create profiles, save searches, and see matched funding opportunities and collaborators
Grants.gov: This search engine is used for finding and applying for federal grants

Important Links

BYU Research Development website includes proposal templates, funding updates, and registration links to monthly proposal writing workshops and presentations.

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Success Stories

Deans Success Story

“Today’s youth are actually writing much more frequently and for a variety of different purposes than youth in the past, and that’s a good thing,” said Royce Kimmons, a BYU assistant professor of instructional psychology and technology. “But we need to help our students develop the ability to think and write formally in certain contexts.”

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