The National Association of State Procurement Officials, Inc. (NASPO) has issued a call of proposals to all interested academic institutions to provide research on public procurement related topics. The Call for Proposal document in its entirety may also be downloaded by visiting http://www.naspo.org/solicitation/bids.cfm. Any addenda issued to this solicitation will also be posted at this location. Interested institutions should download the information in a timely manner to familiarize themselves with the requirements and timelines for applications. Applications are due no later than August 15, 2014.
Research grants are available for faculty at institutions of higher education, postdoctoral researchers, and other doctoral-level scholars. Applications are encouraged from a variety of disciplines, including but not limited to business administration, demography, economics, geography, government, political science, public administration, sociology, and statistics.