This past fall, we completed the first funding round of the Animal Advocacy Research Fund. We evaluated 17 proposals in total, relying on a standard grant making process that consisted of a committee of experts reviewing, discussing, and voting on each proposal. … Read more
As we have many uncertainties about the most impactful ways to help animals, we would like to see more research to produce evidence on the effectiveness of efforts in animal advocacy. Thus, one of our goals at ACE is to encourage advocates and academics to get excited about animal advocacy research. … Read more
This post outlines some tips for writing a competitive research grant proposal. The content is tailored primarily for those preparing proposals for the Animal Advocacy Research Fund, but should generalize in some ways to other granting competitions as well.
Choosing an Important Question
The first and most critical step to writing a grant proposal is choosing an important, … Read more
I am happy to introduce myself as Animal Charity Evaluators’ new Advocacy Research Program Officer. In this position, I will be responsible for helping to create high quality research that can be utilized by advocacy groups to maximize their impact in helping animals. … Read more