Economic Freedom

Economic Freedom

Economic freedom is a critical component of societal well-being, leading to greater opportunity and an improved quality of life.

Grant Criteria

  • A one-to-two-page abstract of the project on behalf of your university, college, think tank, or other 501(c)(3) organization. The abstract should provide sufficient detail for reviewers to assess the nature and feasibility of the idea.
  • A CV or résumé.
  • A brief, itemized budget.
  • Final projects should be original and of academic journal quality, and must not have been previously published.

Funding

Funding levels are commensurate with the requirements of the research and the potential for the research to advance an understanding of critical issues. Accepted proposals may also receive support to disseminate the research findings.


Review & Notification Process

Proposals will be accepted and evaluated on a rolling basis.

Explore the Issue

The Charles Koch Foundation supports research on the barriers that prevent people from working, innovating, and creating value for themselves and their communities. The scholars we support study how economic freedom can help people improve their lives.

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