Funding

Student Member Research Travel Grant
The purpose of this program is to award funds to AKD student members who present at regional sociology conferences.
Up to $400/student, but no more than $1,200 per chapter may be awarded.
Deadlines: Fall: September 25, 2019 | Winter: January 31, 2020 | Spring: February 28, 2020
*Note: ESS applications are due no later than the winter deadline

Chapter Representative Research Supplement Travel Grant
The purpose of this program is to award chapter representatives a supplement grant to travel with their students presenting at regional sociology conferences.
Up to $250 may be awarded to chapter representatives.
Deadlines: Fall: September 25, 2019 | Winter: January 31, 2020 | Spring: February 28, 2020
*Note: ESS applications are due no later than the winter deadline

Initiation Speaker Grant
Funds may be used to help support grants paid to induction ceremony speakers.
Up to $500 may be awarded to chapters.
Deadlines: Fall: September 25, 2019 | Winter: January 31, 2020 | Spring: February 28, 2020

Symposium Funding
The purpose of this program is to provide funds for conducting sociological research symposium or workshops sponsored by AKD chapters.
Up to $500 may be awarded to chapters.
Deadlines: Fall: September 25, 2019 | Winter: January 31, 2020 | Spring: February 28, 2020

AKD Teaching and Learning Workshop at a Regional Sociology Conference
The purpose of this program is to advance the quality of teaching in the discipline of sociology.
Up to $250 will be awarded to three applicants for each event to help offset travel expenses.
2019-2020 Workshops
– Mid-South Sociological Association | October 25, 2019 | Embedded Sessions
– Eastern Sociological Society | Thursday, February 27, 2020
– North Central Sociological Association | Thursday, March 26, 2020
– Pacific Sociological Association | March 26-29, 2020 | Embedded Sessions
– Midwest Sociological Society | April 2-4, 2020 | Embedded Sessions
Deadlines: January 15, 2020 (ESS) | February 15, 2020 (NCSA, MSS, & PSA)