WACE and the WACE International Research Community (IRC) wishes to remind all researchers that theDEADLINE to submit the $15,000 grant application is March 1, 2019.  WACE established the research grant, now in its third edition, to promote research activity that will advance and strengthen the understanding of cooperative and work-integrated education (CWIE) in post-secondary/tertiary education across the globe. One grant of $15,000 will be awarded to the successful application. 

Applications close on March 1, 2019

The grant will focus within one of the identified WACE research themes. The five (5) research themes are:

  1. Mapping and Reconciling Goals and Expectations Across Multiple Stakeholders
  2. Social and Political Trends – including gender, race, socio-economic status,
    and accessibility
  3. Assessment and Evaluation
  4. Graduate Attributes
  5. Transfer of Learning

An awarded study may sample from a variety of disciplines, but the study findings must address one of the themes listed above. 

For more information about the grant, to review the  grant criteria and to access the application please go to

More information, criteria and application

 Please note that only fully completed electronic applications will be considered.

For specific questions about the grant, please contact Dr. Jenny Fleming, IRC Awards Co-Chair Jenny.Fleming@aut. ac.nz

World Association for Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education