An HR research proposal is a proposition forwarded by the human resource department which seeks to conduct a research or request for grants needed to conduct the research. There can be many types of research projects undertaken by the HR department. These research projects serve to identify and improve various policies of the company with respect to its management of the business and its employees. The findings of these research projects can lead to better retention of employees and boost the performance of the company.

Sample HR Research Proposal:

Name of company: Brickroad Finance

Address: 930 East Drive, Dallas

HR research proposal prepared on: November 26, 2011

Proposal prepared by: Paul Tucker

Head of Human Resources Consultancy

Brickroad Finance

Proposal submitted on: December 5, 2011

Proposal signed and approved by: Dawn Estroff

Managing Director

Brickroad Finance

Purpose: The purpose of this proposal is to focus on HR policies, programmes to find out what are the requirements of the employees by which training programmes and future policies can be prepared.

Details of HR Research Proposal:

  • The research project will be started from February 10, 2012 and cover every department of the company
  • The research will identify the problem areas of the employees and what they seek from their job
  • These goals will be tallied with the objectives of the company and a solution will be derived on how to reach company goals through employee goals.
  • Based on this results, new training programmes may be introduced if required

Estimated cost of the project: $20,000

Amount requested: $10,000