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
Animal Advocacy Research Fund
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
Introducing the Animal Advocacy Data Repository, and Call for Contributors
We think research can be a valuable activity for animal advocates because there are important, unsolved questions about what works and what doesn’t for helping animals. Thanks to the work of a number of committed groups, … Read more