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February 2024 News & Events

News and Opportunities

Open House! 

To celebrate CPI 's move into our new building at 30 Alta Rd., we hosted a welcome party on Thursday, Feb 22nd from 4-5:30pm. Those who stopped by enjoyed the snacks and drinks and visited our new patio space in the oaks!


Visiting Poverty Scholars 

The Visiting Poverty Scholars program funds up to four poverty scholars per year to visit IRP or one of its U.S. Collaborative of Poverty Centers (CPC). This program allows visiting scholars to interact with resident faculty, to present a poverty-related paper of their choosing, and to become acquainted with staff and resources. The application deadline is April 3, 2024.


Poverty Scholars Fellowship 

The Institute for Research on Poverty is calling for applications for its Emerging Poverty Scholars Fellowship.This fellowship supports promising emerging poverty scholars from underrepresented racial and ethnic populations. Applicants must currently hold a tenure-track university appointment in any discipline or field but have not yet earned tenure. The application deadline is April 23, 2024.


Call For Articles

The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences invites original research contributions on climate hazards and their social, political, or economic consequences. Please consider submitting a proposal by April 2, 2024.