Helen Bader Foundation: Seeks to make Wisconsin a leader, not just in how we address the challenges posed by Alzheimer's disease, but in how we view growing older and the later stages of life. Through an emphasis on program development, applied research, and public policy, the Foundation aims to offer hope to families grappling with Alzheimer's. In the broader interest of healthy aging, the Foundation supports education and training efforts that raise the capacity of professionals who serve older adults.
Marketing Science Institute: Funds high-quality research that deals with topics of importance to member companies, particularly those with potential for application by managers as well as more basic or exploratory work. Awards range from $3,000 to $20,000.
Society for Human Resource Management: Funds original rigorous empirical research projects that advance the HR profession. Awards are up to $200,000.
W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research: Provides resources to junior faculty (untenured and within six years of earning their PhD) to carry out policy-related research on labor market issues. Awards are up to $5,000.