The Lemann Brazil Research Fund is made possible by a generous gift from the Lemann Foundation and is administered by the Office of the Provost. It supports Brazil-related research in all areas related to education, as well as research in any other disciplinary area undertaken in collaboration with a Brazilian colleague. Harvard faculty with principal investigator rights at any Harvard school are eligible to apply for an award.
Applications for the 2017/18 award cycle closed as of January 29, 2018 and award decisions were announced in April 2018. Read about the 2018 awardees in a Gazette article here and about the 2016 and 2017 awardees in a Gazette article here. Also, click here for a brochure describing 2016 and 2017 awarded projects, and here for descriptions of 2018 awarded projects.
The 2018/19 award cycle will open in November 2018. You may review the 2017/18 RFP here for reference, although changes may be made in advance of the 2018/19 award cycle. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.