Updated February 11, 2020
The National Academy of Education (NAEd) and the Spencer Foundation are committed to supporting education researchers from diverse backgrounds. Through our joint fellowship programs, we are proud to work with scholars from around the world whose research advances education both within the United States and across the globe. These researchers enrich our fellowship programs, and the NAEd and the Spencer Foundation are strongly committed to encouraging the free flow of scholars and of ideas across the world, without regard to restriction by national origin, country of citizenship, language, race and ethnicity, gender and gender expression, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, religious commitment, age, and (dis)ability status. We commit to upholding inclusion and to ensuring the continued success of scholars from around the world in promoting education research and ultimately the advancement of public education. The NAEd and the Spencer Foundation are also committed to ensuring the continued success of researchers who could be affected by the President’s executive orders on immigration and other travel restrictions.
President, National Academy of Education
Chair, Spencer Foundation Board of Directors
Na’ilah Suad Nasir
President, Spencer Foundation