Are these grants for domestic work only or can one apply to do a project on inequality in some other part of the world?
These grants may be applied toward domestic and international research.
Do applicants have to be in a clearly demarcated social science department?
We require that the PI be a social scientist.
What is the scope of research topics that are acceptable?
Proposals must engage contemporary social science inequality literature. For a list of previously funded project, please see: http://inequality.cornell.edu/research/grant-programs/faculty-research-grants/funded-projects/