Sociology

Fellowships/Scholarship Foundation/Agency Focus/Concentration Eligibility Amount Deadlines Website
American Association of University Women Dissertation fellowships American Association of University Women Any discipline accept Engineering. Women. US Citizens or permanent residents. $20,000 November http://www.aauw.org/
American Psychological Association Dissertation Research Awards American Psychological Association Psychology Members of the Assoc. Dissertation already approved. $1,000 September http://www.apa.org/science/dissinfo.html
Ann & Erlo Van Waveren Foundation Grants Ann & Erlo Van Waveren Foundation Grants Jungian & Jungian-related Psychology Graduate level $10,000 Varies http://www.thevanwaverenfoundation.org/
APF/COGDOP Graduate Research Scholarships American Psychological Foundation Psychology Graduate level $1000 - $3000 May http://www.apa.org/apf/awards.html
Applied Social Issues Internship Program Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Applying social science principles to social issues; psychology, applied social science and related. College seniors, grad students, 1st year post docs $300 - 2,500 May or Nov http://www.spssi.org/awards.html
Association for Women in Science Predoctoral Awards Association for Women in Science anthropology, economics, political science, psychology or sociology Women who have passed their qualifying exam & expect to complete thesis within 2 years. $1,000 January http://www.awis.org/
Barbara Rosenblum Scholarship for the Study of Women & Cancer Sociologists for Women in Society Research on social science aspects of women and cancer. Women Doctoral students $1,500 February http://www.socwomen.org/
Clara Mayo Grants Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Sexism, racism, or prejudice Graduate students $1,000 March http://www.spssi.org/mayo.html
David L Boren Graduate Fellowships National Security Education Program Study of languages, cultures, & world regions that are critical to US interests. US Citizen. Sevice Requirement $30,000 January http://www.iie.org/programs/nsep/graduate/default.htm
Division 38 Graduate Student Research Awards American Psychological Association Health Psychology Psychology Graduate Students $1,200 January http://www.health-psych.org/
Eileen J. Garrett Scholarship for Parapsychological Research Parapsychology Foundation, Inc. Parapsychology Studying parapsychology $3,000 July http://www.parapsychology.org/
Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Fellowship American Psychological Foundation Child Psychology Achieved doctoral candidacy $25,000 November

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Ellin Bloch and Pierre Ritchie Honorary Scholarship American Psychology Association Research on social issue or an underrepresented group in psychology. Members of the American Psychological Association $1,000 June http://www.apa.org/
Eloise Gerry Sigma Delta Epsilon-Graduate Women in Science, Inc. Natural Sciences Women. Member of Association $2,000 - 4,000 January http://www.gwis.org
Eribaum Awards in Cognitive Science Psi Chi Empirical studies in cognitive science Psi Chi members $500 May http://www.psichi.org/
Fellowships: Advanced Social Science Research in Japan NEH research on the modern Japanese political economy, international relations and society, and on US-Japan relations. Must have completed all formal education. Advanced language skills. $24,000 - 40,000 May http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/fellowships-japan.html
Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships for Achieving Excellence The National Academies increase the diversity of the college and univ. faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. US Citizens & US Nationals $20,000 November http://www7.nationalacademies.org/fellowships/
Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize Society for the Psychological Study of social Issues Intergroup relations $1,000 December http://www.spssi.org/allport.html
Graduate Research Grants Psi Chi Psychology research Psi Chi members $1,500 October http://www.psichi.org/
Graduate Research Fellowships NSF fellowships for graduate study leading to research-based masterÕs or doctoral degrees in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics US Citizens, nationals & permanent residents See Web Site November http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=6201
Graduate Scholarships The Objectivist Center Supports qualified graduate students pursuing advanced degrees in philosophy and closely related fields such a psychology and cognitive science. Scholary interests in Ayn Rand and Ojectivism. Graduate Studens $11,000 March http://www.objectivistcenter.org/cth-12-1360 - ScholarshipsforGraduateStudents.aspx
Grants-In-Aid of Research Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society Science & Engineering Undergrad & Graduate students $1,000 October & March http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml
Hollingworth Award National Association for Gifted Children Research studies of potential benefit to the gifted and talented. Graduate students, faculty, professionals, etc. $2,000 January http://www.nagc.org/index.aspx?id=1120
Hubert H. Humphrey Doctoral Fellowships in Arms Control, Nonproliferation and Disarmament Department of State Research on a topic related to arms control. US citizens or nationals. Dissertation approved. Tuition & fees paid, and $8,000 stipend. March http://www.state.gov/www/global/arms/fellows.html
Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation Dissertation Fellowships UCSD Research on the causes of international conflict Doctoral students from UC campuses. Advanced to candidacy for their Ph.D. $12,000 January http://igcc.ucsd.edu/
Johnson & Johnson Dissertation Grants in Women's Health Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Research on issues related to women's health. Predissertation requirements completed. $2,000 November http://www.woodrow.org/
Malyon-Smith Scholarship Award American Psychological Association Research into psychological issues of importance to the gay, lesbian, or bisexual community. Graduate students in psychology $1,000 January http://www.apadivision44.org/honors/malyon-smith.php
Minority Dissertation Research Grants in Aging National Institute on Aging Research on Aging Underrepresented minority doctoral students. $30,000 March or November http://www.nia.nih.gov/
Minority Dissertation Research Grants in Mental Health Naitonal Institute of Mental Health Research career in any area of mental health and/or mental disorders. Minority students $25,000 April, August, or December http://www.nimh.nih.gov/
Nancy B. Forest & L. Michael Honaker Master's Scholarship for Research in Psychology American Psychological Association Masters thesis research on psychology Members of the American Psychological Association of Graduate Students $1,000 June http://www.apa.org/
Nell I. Monday Fellowship Sigma Delta Epsilon-Graduate Women in Science, Inc. Natural Sciences Women $3,000 November http://www.gwis.org
Newman Graduate Awards Psi Chi Psychology Graduate students See website February http://www.psichi.org/
Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship United States Institute of Peace Projects addressing international peace & conflict resolution at US universities. upport the research and writing of doctoral dissertations $17,000 January http://www.usip.org/fellows/scholars.html
Randy Gerson Memorial Grant American Psychological Foundation Research in the psychology of couple and/or family dynamics and/or multi-generational processes. Graduate students in psychology & young professionals with Ph.D. $5,000 January http://www.apa.org/apf/awards.html
Roy Scrivner Small Grant Awards American Psychological Foundation Research on lesbian & gay family psychology & therapy. doctoral candidates & postdoctoral $1,000 - 4000 October http://psychology.ucdavis.edu/rainbow/html/placek.html
Scott Mesh Honorary Scholarship for Research in Psychology American Psychological Association Dissertation research & scientific study in psychology Members of the American Psychological Association of Graduate Students $1,000 June http://www.apa.org/
Sexuality Research Program Dissertation Fellowships Social Science Research Council Sexuality topics Completed all of the course work requirements for the Ph.D. $28,000 December http://www.ssrc.org/
Sigma Delta Epsilon Fellowships Sigma Delta Epsilon-Graduate Women in Science, Inc. Natural Sciences women November $2,000 - 3,000 http://www.gwis.org
SPSSI Grants-in-aid Program Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Research studies in social problem areas, especially racism & sexism Dissertation stage. $1,000 March or November http://www.spssi.org/allport.html
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Dissertation Research Grants Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Breast Cancer research Completed all of the course work requirements for the Ph.D. September $15,000 http://cms.komen.org/komen/index.htm
Thelma Hunt Research Award Psi Chi Research must address a question related to Psi Chi. Psi Chi student or faculty members September $3,000 http://www.psichi.org/
Todd E Husted Memorial Award American Psychological Association Research on a topic related to mental illness. Members of the American Psychological Association September $1,000 http://www.apa.org/science/dissinfo.html
Tova Fellowship Olfatory Research Fund Research on the sense of smell and human reaction to odors. US graduate students May $10,000 http://www.senseofsmell.org/resources/aromachology.php
Vessa Notchev Sigma Delta Epsilon-Graduate Women in Science, Inc. Natural Sciences Women. Member of Association $1,000 January http://www.gwis.org
Jacob K Javits Fellowship Program Department of Education to undertake graduate study in selected fields in the arts, humanities, and social sciences US Citizen or permanent resident. Have not completed 1st year of masters or dr. See website October http://www.ed.gov/programs/jacobjavits/index.html
Sidney and Janet Bijou Fellowship Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis The object of the Sidney W. and Janet R. Bijou Fellowship Program is to enable doctoral students to study child development from a behavior-analytic perspective. The fellowship provides grants for two students per year in a doctoral program in psychology or education to conduct research in behavioral child development. Grad student in psychology or education department $5000 September http://www.abainternational.org/saba/grantsfund/sjbf.asp