The Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab will spark a global renaissance in education for all learners. Leveraging MIT’s resources, we convene a global community of collaborators for sustainable, high-impact transformation in education through research, policy, pedagogy, and practice.

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Workforce Learning Innovation Research Grant program at the Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab (J-WEL). Our mission is to spark a global renaissance in education for all learners. With your help and engagement, we will address global opportunities for scalable change in education.


We invite MIT faculty to submit proposals for J-WEL Workforce Learning Innovation Research Grants. These grants, ranging from $20K-$70K in direct costs, aim to sponsor rigorous research that will improve workforce learning for individuals and organizations.


To apply, complete the application below following the guidelines provided on our website. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis through a quarterly review process. To be considered in the next round of review, proposals must be submitted no later than February 3, 2020.


Questions? Contact us at jwel-workforce-learning-grants@mit.edu

The Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab