American Sociological Association offers Fellowship for Minority students in Sociological Studies, Washington. DC, 2013 2014
Scholarship Program: ASA Minority Fellowship Program
Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality: This program is open for U.S Citizens.
Employer: American Sociological Association
Level of Study: It supports PhD Studies.
Subject(s): Areas of interest for former Fellows include social psychology, gender and sexuality, education, medicine and health, inequalities and stratification, race and ethnicity, and more.
Duration: The MFP Fellowship is awarded for 12 months.
Number of Awards: Number of awards are not Specified.
Am I Eligible? The ASA Minority Fellowship Program is open to all sociology students of color, including those earlier intheir graduate career
What does it cover? The annual stipend for each award is $18,000.
How do I Apply? Materials must be postmarked or emailed by deadline.
Scholarship Description: Through its Minority Fellowship Program (MFP), the American Sociological Association (ASA) supports the development and training of sociologists of color in any sub-area or specialty in the discipline. Funded by generous annual contributions from organizations such as Alpha Kappa Delta, Sociologists for Women in Society, the Midwest Sociological Society, the Association for Black Sociologists, Southwestern Sociological Association, as well as membership donations, MFP seeks to attract talented doctoral students to ensure a diverse and highly trained workforce is available to assume leadership roles in research that is relevant to today’s global society.
Application closing date: The Deadline for the submission of application is 31 January (each year)