Research Funding Opportunities
PMI research grants support new academic research with the intent to advance knowledge in project, program and portfolio management. Awards of up to US$50,000 are granted to selected recipients.
Sponsored Research Program
Applications closed on 25 April 2021.
Apply for Sponsored Research Funding
Proposed research must have direct application to some aspect of the project management body of knowledge or its practice.
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Final deliverables of PMI funded research include practitioner summaries, white papers, publications in Project Management Journal ®, and presentations at PMI congresses and allied conferences, among others.
Thesis Research Program
The PMI Thesis Research Grant Program supports doctoral and master’s thesis research in project, program and portfolio management. Applications are accepted from part-time and full-time doctoral and master’s students at accredited colleges and universities.Applications opened on 25 March 2021 and closed 31 May 2021.