Step Up For Students (SUFS), a nonprofit that administers four state-supported preK-12 education scholarships in Florida, invites research proposals from individuals, organizations, and universities seeking to gauge the impact of these programs on participating students and schools.
Why Research with us?
Florida is a leader in educational choice.
We manage two of the largest private school choice programs in the nation, one in its 17th year and serving 100,000 students.
We have a large, longitudinal database with over 15 years of data.
We support and encourage high quality, rigorous research that improve student outcomes.
Research topics can include (but are not limited to) the impact of educational choice program participation on:
- Student Achievement
- Parental Satisfaction
- College Enrollment & Attainment
- Social and Emotional Learning
- ESA Spending
- Public Schooling
- School Supply & Demand
- Education Funding
Individuals wishing to conduct research with Step Up For Students should submit a proposal (Download Research Proposal Guidelines here) no later than 30 days prior to the anticipated start date. Once your proposal is received, you will receive a confirmation email. Then, your proposal will be reviewed by the SUFS Research Review Team and you will be notified of the decision by email.
Please email proposals and/or any additional questions to Dava Hankerson Fedrick at firstname.lastname@example.org.