Awards

Awards

Social Justice Award
2021-2022 Theme: Mental Health | AKD seeks to provide grants to support endeavors to address student well-being in the wake of the ongoing pandemic.
Up to $1,500 will be awarded to three chapters.
Deadline: November 30, 2021

Emory Bogardus Chapter of the Year Award
The purpose of this program is to recognize and reward chapter achievement in fulfilling the general purposes of AKD. $500 will be awarded to one chapter to support chapter development and service activities.
Deadline: April 15, 2022

Undergraduate Student Paper Competition
Undergraduate AKD members are encouraged to submit their papers for a chance to win cash prizes and up to $1,000 in travel money to attend the American Sociological Association annual conference (if held in-person).
Deadline: March 1, 2022

Graduate Student Paper Competition
Graduate AKD members are encouraged to submit their papers for a chance to win cash prizes and up to $1,000 in travel money to attend the American Sociological Association annual conference (if held in-person).
Deadline: April 15, 2022

Minority Fellowship Program (MFP)
Alpha Kappa Delta annually contributes $18,000 to this scholarship fund.
Please note: One applies through the ASA website (not through AKD).
Deadline: January 31, 2022

AKD Distinguished Lecturer
Each year, AKD has a Distinguished Lecture session at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association. A speaker is selected by the Distinguished Lecture committee to present the lecture.