DREAM SCIENCE: Grants for Dream Research

Grants for dream studies are being offered through a partnership between the International Association of the Study of Dreams and the DreamScience Foundation.

Submission and Awards Process and Timeline: October 15, 2018 is the submission deadline for proposals. Submissions are reviewed by a research board and selection is based on funding limits and ratings on each proposal which take into account: value to dream science, technical excellence, and other factors related to the success of the proposed study. Awards are typically announced in the December and include a scholarship to present the results at an upcoming IASD conference.

Submission Areas: High quality quantitative and qualitative research proposals are invited in areas related to dreams and dreaming, including but not limited to: the biology or neuroscience of dreaming, phenomenological and psychological studies of dreaming, and such fields as anthropological and cultural studies.

Instructions: Go to www.dreamscience.org/iasd or to the IASD web site, www.asdreams.org, and click on “Dream Science Foundation, Call for Research Grants” for instructions and a submissions outline. All submissions must be electronically submitted.  All communication should be by email to bob@dreamscience.org. 
Grant Donations: Grant funds come from DSF donations matched by a combination of IASD funds plus individual donations. You can help advance dream research by going to www.dreamscience.org/asd/ and clicking on the “Donate to Grant Fund” button. Don’t forget to check the Dream Research and Dream Research Grant Awards option at the bottom of the donation form.  

For instructions and submission forms: www.dreamscience.org/iasd