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Graduate Student Paper Competitions

 

 ASA sections:

ASA, Aging and the Life Course, Graduate Student Paper Award
All nominations are due by March 1
For details:
http://www.pop.psu.edu/asasalc/index.htm

 

ASA, Collective Behavior and Social Movements, Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award
Nominations, including self-nominations by authors, must be made by March 1
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Collective%20Behavior%20
and%20Social%20Movements

 

ASA, Sociology of the Family, Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award
All papers must be received by April 1
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Sociology%20of%20the%20Family

 

ASA, International Migration, Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award
Please send all submissions and a brief letter of nomination to each of the following committee members by May 1
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#International%20Migration

 

ASA, Organizations, Occupations, and Work, James A. Thompson Award
(this award is given for the best paper by a graduate student)
The deadline for nominations is April 1
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Organizations,%20Occupations,%20and%20Work

 

ASA, Race, Gender, and Class, Distinguished Graduate Student Paper Award
The deadline is March 15
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Race,%20Gender,%20and%20Class

 

ASA, Science, Knowledge, and Technology, Hacker-Mullins Graduate Student Award
The deadline for nominations is June 1
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Science,%20Knowledge,%20and%20Technology

 

ASA, Sex and Gender, Sally Hacker Graduate Student Paper Award
The deadline for nominations is February 15
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Sex%20and%20Gender

 

ASA, Social Psychology, Graduate Student Paper Award
Send five copies of the paper by February 15
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Social%20Psychology

 

ASA, Sociology of Education, David Lee Stevenson Graduate Student Award
Please send submissions by February 1
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Sociology%20of%20Education

 

ASA, Sociology of Sexualities, Graduate Student Paper Award
Papers must be postmarked no later than March 25
For details:
http://www.asanet.org/members/sectionaward.html#Sociology%20of%20Sexualities

 

SSSP topics:
 

SSSP (Society for the Study of Social Problems), Student Paper Competitions

Conflict, Social Action, and Change Division, May 1
Crime and Juvenile Delinquency Division, March 15
Drinking and Drugs Division, January 31
Educational Problems Division, February 14
Environment and Technology Division, April 15
Family Division, March 1
Health, Health Policy, and Health Services Division, June 1
Labor Studies Division, February 15
Law and Society Division, March 1
Mental Health Division, February 15
Poverty, Class, and Inequality Division, December 15
Racial and Ethnic Minorities Division, February 15
Sexual Behavior, Politics, and Communities Division, March 1
Social Problems Theory Division, April 1

Sociology and Social Welfare Division, March 1
Teaching Social Problems Division, March 15

For details: http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm?tsmi=24&pageID=86#health

 

Other societies:

ESS (Eastern Sociological Society), The Candace Rogers Graduate Student Paper Award
Four copies of suitable papers must be postmarked by November 1
For details: http://www.essnet.org/awardinfo_c.htm

ESS (Eastern Sociological Society), The Rose Laub Coser Dissertation Proposal Award
Eligible students are encouraged to submit (by mail) four copies of their proposal by the deadline of November 1
For details: http://www.essnet.org/awardinfo_d.htm

 

SSS (Southern Sociological Society), Odum Graduate Student Paper Awards
Six copies of the paper should be submitted by December 15
For details: http://www.msstate.edu/org/sss/honors/page4.html

 

MSS (Midwest Sociological Society), Graduate Students Paper Competition
Four copies of each submission must be received by January 15
For details: http://www.themss.org/committees/studpap.shtml

 

NCSA (North Central Sociological Association), Graduate Student Paper Competition
Please submit entries by January 20
For details: http://www.ncsanet.org/students/index.htm

 

PSA (Pacific Sociological Association), Distinguished Graduate Student Paper Award
Deadline is February 1
For details: http://www.csus.edu/psa/callawards.html

 

GSS (General Social Survey), General Social Survey Student Paper Competition
Two copies of each paper must be received by February 15
For details: http://www.norc.uchicago.edu/projects/gensoc5.asp

Law & Social Inquiry, Graduate Student Paper Competition
Please send a cover letter and your best journal-length paper by March 1
For details: www.journals.uchicago.edu/LSI/

 

MSSA (Mid-South Sociological Association), Graduate Student �Paper of Distinction� Award
Four copies of each paper must be received by July 1
For details: http://www3.uakron.edu/hefe/grundcom.htm

 

The Sociologists' AIDS Network (SAN), The Martin Levine Student Essay Competition
Deadline for submission is August 1
For more information contact Andrew S. London by e-mail at: aslondon@maxwell.syr.edu

 

SSSR (Society for the Scientific Study of Religion), Student Paper Award
Send a completed paper by August 15
For details: http://las.alfred.edu/~soc/SSSR/awards.html