Invitation for 2014 PMI Research Proposals
to open 1 February


23 January 2013 – Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, USA –  The Project Management Institute (PMI®) has announced that it’s call for proposals for 2014 academic research grants will open on 1 February 2013.

pmi-logoPMI annually solicits for research proposals on topics related to project, program, or portfolio management, with funding provided to selected recipients. The Call for Proposals for 2014 funding will be open between 1 February and 25 April 2013. Proposal submission guidelines will be posted on 1 February 2013 at http://www.pmi.org/Knowledge-Center/Research-Submit-Sponsored-Research-Proposal.aspx.

PMI seek proposals from scholars, both within and outside the field of project management, including management, organizational psychology, sociology, education, linguistics and others. Proposed research must have a direct application to some aspect of the project management body of knowledge or its practice. In addition, PMI encourages proposals on research involving multi-disciplinary teams of investigators or teams consisting of academics and practitioners, who bring new ways of thinking and related bodies of literature to the field.

PMI is the world’s largest project management member association, representing more than 650,000 practitioners in more than 185 countries. PMI advances the project management profession through global standards, credentials, chapters, virtual communities, academic research and publications. For more information, visit  www.PMI.org, www.facebook.com/PMInstitute, and on Twitter @PMInstitute.