Project Management Zone

Welcome to the Project Management Zone, brought to you by IJIC and PMI, Project Management Institute

Here you will find regular news from PMI and links to IJIC’s growing collection of concise teaching cases in project management. Click on the right-hand list to view our current PM cases. 

Interested in contributing?  If you are keen to share your PM expertise with classrooms of future PM professionals, get in touch with us for more information about how we can support you in writing a concise teaching case study. 

Contact Susan K. Williams, IJIC Associate Editor for Project Management

For more information about the PM track, please see here

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Apply Now for a PMI Sponsored Research Grant

The PMI Sponsored Research Program awards grants of up to US$50,000 per project to support research whose themes and perspectives have direct application to theory and/or practice of project management. 

The 2021 call for proposals is now open through 25 April 2020. 

We encourage proposals on research involving multi-disciplinary teams of investigators or teams consisting of academics and practitioners who bring new ways of thinking and related bodies of literature to the field of project management. Investigators are welcome from both within and outside the field of project management, including management, organizational psychology, sociology, education, linguistics and others.

To learn more about the program, including eligibility criteria, submission guidelines, key dates, and more, visit You will also find published research from past PMI Sponsored Research Program-funded projects.

Proposals can be submitted directly at