The biannual deadline to propose an IWCA Research Grant or Graduate Research Grant is January 1st. The IWCA offers these grants to encourage scholars to apply and advance existing theories and methods or create new knowledge.


The Research Grant supports quantitative, qualitative, theoretical, and applied projects associated with writing center research and application.

The Graduate Research Grant supports research projects associated with a Masters thesis or Doctoral dissertation.

For more information, including guidelines and details on the process for submitting a proposal, please see:

Submissions should be emailed or postmarked by January 1st.

Please note: for the purposes of blind review, all materials must be submitted electronically or via postal mail to Nathalie Singh-Corcoran, IWCA President.