The TIAA-CREF Institute Research Grant Program was established to encourage scholars to pursue rigorous and sophisticated research in areas related to the Institute’s fields of study:

  • The Role of Lifetime Income
  • Financial Education and Advice
  • Retirement Plan Design
  • Retiree Health Care

To request funding through the TIAA-CREF Institute Research Grant Program, please submit a complete proposal by email to Marilyn Grande at

Please review program details before submitting a proposal. The Institute will confirm receipt of all proposals received.

For questions, contact either:

Marilyn Grande at or 516-650-9693
Dr. David Richardson at or 704-988-6229

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