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Social Science/Sociology Robert Dentler Award for Outstanding Student Achievement

Deadline: May 15

The American Sociological Associationwill recognize up to two graduate students who have made a promising contribution to the field, such as a project or paper in the areas of sociological practice and public sociology. Work done within the three years prior to the conferral of the award will be considered. Products of graduate-level classes, internships, or independent projects are eligible.

Nominations should consist of a letter detailing the nominee’s contributions, a copy of the paper or other project, and supporting materials such as a CV or resume, and/or other additional letters of support. Send nominations to Melissa Fry, the ASA SPPS Section Chair at ( by May 15. Please also cc the Section Secretary/Treasurer Katie Kerstetter ( Self-nominations are welcome.