College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Sociology

Dissertation Grant


Award: A cash award reflecting resources needed to complete dissertation research up to $500.

Purpose: To provide financial assistance to graduate students at the Ph.D. level who are completing dissertation research.

Eligibility: All Department of Sociology graduate students in the process of completing dissertation research.

Application: Submisson of a completed application form.

Criteria: Funds requested must be for dissertation related research expenses only.

Selection Procedures: The award decision is based upon the quality and progress of the research. The Award's Committee will review all proposals and select the winning applicant.


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Award Announcement: 

The winner will be notified by the Department Chair and a notice of recognition will be posted in the Department's display window outside the Department Office in Wilson-Short Hall. The award winner will be recognized at the Department's annual Spring banquet.


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