MMARI is intended for STEM researchers who have limited or no exposure to meta-analysis.  We are particularly interested in applicants who are early in their research career. Have questions?  See the FAQ's below.

Applicants must:

  • Be working or studying in a US institution

  • Have completed a course on intermediate statistics (multiple regression)

  • Apply by February 28, 2023

Applications are now closed but will open on January 1, 2023.

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  • What is the 2023 application deadline? The deadline for MMARI applications is February 28, 2023.

  • Can graduate students apply?​ Yes, graduate students can apply with a letter of support from their graduate school advisor.​

  • Can I apply if I am not a US citizen? Yes, non-US citizens are eligible if they are currently employed by a US institution or are attending graduate school in the US.

  • Am I eligible for MMARI if I already have experience in meta-analysis? MMARI is aimed at researchers who have no or limited experience in meta-analysis. If you are interested in obtaining advanced skills in meta-analysis, consider applying to the Meta-Analysis Training Institute, funded by the Institute of Education Sciences here.

  • How much does MMARI cost? MMARI is free to participants due to the generous support of the National Science Foundation. Participant lodging, travel and per diem will be provided by MMARI.

  • Where will MMARI take place? MMARI 2022 took place at Georgia State University in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Please continue to check here for updates on the 2023 location. 

  • How long is MMARI? The workshop meets from Monday - Friday, from 9 - 5 each day.

  • How do I apply? Applications are now closed, but you can check back in early 2023 for updates.

  • Where else can I go to learn more about meta-analysis? The Campbell Collaboration has helpful resources for anyone interested in learning more meta-analysis. You can also visit the Meta-Analysis Learning Information Center (MALIC). 

  • How will MMARI be adapted for COVID-19 safety guidance? We plan to host MMARI 2023 in-person. We will be following COVID-19 safety guidelines and communicate any changes to the in-person format ASAP.