WCER research is supported by public funding from federal, state and district agencies, as well as by private foundations and individuals. Our funders include:

Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education
James S. McDonnell Foundation
Wisconsin Partnership Program
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Spencer Foundation
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
One City Schools
Milwaukee Public Schools
William T. Grant Foundation
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
DuPage Regional Office of Education
Heising-Simons Foundation
Department of Health & Human Services
U.S. Department of Education
The Atlantic Philanthropies
The Wallace Foundation
Mindset Scholars Network
The Andrew W Mellon Foundation
Goldman Sachs
National Science Foundation