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ALER Literacy Teacher Education Research Grant

Beginning in 2014, the Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers will offer the ALER Research Grants for $3000 will be awarded for promising research that addresses significant questions in literacy. Eligible studies may be carried out using any research method or approach as long as the focus of the project is on literacy. Applicants must:
• Be a member of the Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers
• Be a full-time faculty member at a college or university
• Have a doctorate degree or its equivalent

Read more about the 2020 Grant HERE.

The ALER Research Grant was presented by Drs. Leslie La Croix and Tracey Hodges.

The winners of the 2019 Grant was: Dr. Roya Q. Scales & Dr. Kelly N. Tracy 



Past Winners

Dr. Katherine L. Wright, 2018
Dr. Jody Polleck, 2017 


Dr. Kathleen Clark, 2016                                                                                                     Dr. Vicki Collet, 2015

No submission, 2014

Dr. Allison Ward-Parsons, 2013
Drs. Lea Calvert Evering and Elizabeth Hughes, 2011

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ALER seeks to stimulate the self-development and professional growth of professors, teachers, reading specialists and students at all educational levels. We encourage the continuing improvement of college and university curricula and assist preparation programs for teachers and reading specialists. Our members work at the forefront of policy, pedagogy and practice.  Further, we encourage the continuing improvement of administrative, clinical, diagnostic and instructional practices related to the learning process.
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