Revisit: GMAC Grant and Fellowship Programs


The Graduate Management Admission Council seeks research proposal submissions for management education grants; Deadline 8 Oct 2010

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Deadline for submission: October 8, 2010

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) Management Education Research Institute (MERInstitute) funds research projects through our grant program, innovative thought leaders through our faculty fellowship program, and talented new professionals through our doctoral student fellowship program. Last year six projects were awarded a total of more than $380,000 in funding for 2010 by the Institute. The winning proposals were selected from among 55 applications rigorously reviewed by a committee of business school faculty. More information is available at

The MERInstitute offers

  • Grants up to $100,000 funded for one to three year periods.
  • Year-long $50,000 faculty fellowships for research at the fellows’ home institutions.
  • Year-long $20,000 doctoral student fellowships for research at the fellows’ home institutions.


Rachel Edgington
Director, Market Research & Analysis
Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®)
11921 Freedom Drive
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Reston, VA 20190

Creating Access to Graduate Business Education(SM)

The Graduate Management Admission Council (, based in Reston, Va., is a nonprofit education organization of leading graduate business schools worldwide dedicated to creating access to and disseminating information about graduate management education. GMAC annually surveys thousands of corporate recruiters, MBA students, and alumni. The organization also owns the Graduate Management Admission Test® (GMAT®), used by business schools around the world to assess applicants. The GMAT was created in 1954 and remains the first and only standardized test specifically designed for graduate business and management programs.