The Rural Sociological Society has several research and interest groups that members can join and participate in. These groups also coordinate activities and session for the Annual Meetings.

RIG Committee Chair:


Rural Policy RIG

Rural Poverty RIG

Rural Studies RIG

Rural Racial Ethnic Minorities RIG

Emeritus Rural Sociologists RIG

Sociology of Agriculture & Food RIG

Teaching and Curriculum RIG

Applied and Extension RIG

Community RIG

Youth, Education, and Rural Vitality RIG

Family and Health RIG

Natural Resources RIG

Population RIG

Rural Gender Issues RIG


We are sorry it has taken us so long to get this out to you, but we finally have your budget ready for you.  There is $2,288.73in your budget as of the end of May.  Our goal is to give you an updated budget every month from here on out.  Again, we are sorry for the delay in getting this out to you and we wish you the best.