GPISD Research Initiatives Committee

Research Request Form

For all internal and external proposals concerning research and data collection, please download and complete this form to request committee consideration. The completed typed form should be emailed or mailed to Dr. Darrell McWhorter 14705 Woodforest Blvd. Houston, Texas 77015 or Complete proposals should include any supporting documents such as methodology, parent/student consent forms, human subject committee forms, instrument samples, etc.


All proposals must be received by the dates listed on this page for consideration at the following meeting. In addition, candidates submitting requests must present the proposed study to the Research Initiative Committee in person. Candidates should plan to bring eight (8) copies to the presentation once scheduled. Formal permission is granted by the committee. All research findings are expected to be shared with district after completion of the study in written form. The district reserves the right to suspend data collection during the process of any study should the committee deem necessary.


Please download and complete this form to request your research proposal.


Meeting Dates

September 19th
Proposal due September 12th


October 17th

Proposal due October 10th

November 14th

Proposal due October 31st

December 19th

Proposal due December 12th

January 23rd

Proposal due January 16th

February 20th

Proposal due February 13th

March 20th

Proposal due March 13th

April 17th

Proposal due April 10th

May 22nd

Proposal due May 15th