External Fellowships and Grants
Graduate students in UA Sociology have a strong track record of success in national competitions for external grants and fellowships. Since 2008, our students have received over a dozen grants from the National Science Foundation, including 11 dissertation improvement grants and 2 three-year graduate research fellowships. Other institutions awarding fellowships and grants to our students include the American Sociological Association, Fulbright IIE, the Long Taylor Foundation, the Louisville Institute, the National Academy of Sciences, and the Social Science Research Council, among others.
Internal Fellowships and Grants
Sociology doctoral students are routinely awarded fellowships and grants by the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, the Graduate College, and other units within the university. These awards range from small grants to cover research expenses, to full fellowships with a stipend and tuition coverage.