Awards & Grants

Steven A. Stahl Research Grant

The purpose of this grant from the International Literacy Association (ILA) is to honor the memory and work of Steven A. Stahl through the encouragement and support of promising graduate students conducting classroom research in reading. This is an annual monetary award to one recipient of US$1,000. The ILA Steven A. Stahl Research Grant is sponsored through a generous donation from Katherine Stahl.

Deadline: March 15, 2021



Recent recipients


Blythe Anderson

Blythe Anderson, Michigan State University, East Lansing
Investigating K–2 Teachers’ Vocabulary and Science Talk Over the Course of Professional Development



John Strong
The Effects and Social Validity of a Text Structure Intervention for Reading and Writing in Fourth and Fifth Grade


Miranda Fitzgerald
Texts and Literacy Tasks in Elementary Project-Based Science


Margaret Troyer
Teaching by the Book: Teacher Implementation of a Reading Intervention


Katherine Wright
Writing to Learn in Science Class


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