The King Center stimulates and supports research tackling pressing challenges in low- and middle-income countries. We support research on a multiplicity of themes and cover the diverse disciplinary perspectives on the Stanford campus.
The King Center invites proposals from Stanford faculty for ambitious, new initiatives harnessing and developing the university’s distinctive strengths in research on global development and poverty. Letters of intent are accepted in autumn quarter.Read about our current initiatives and learn how to apply
Capacity Building and Policy Engagement Grants
The King Center invites proposals from Stanford faculty for capacity building and policy engagement activities that support academics, government officials, or other policymakers in low- and middle-income countries. Proposals are considered on a rolling basis.Learn more about our support for capacity building and policy engagement
Conference and Event Support
The King Center invites proposals for conferences, lectures, and workshops on topics related to global development and poverty alleviation. Proposals are accepted on a rolling basis and King Center staff are available to assist with event planning and logistics.Learn more about how the King Center can support your event