Announcements
2020 Rural Sociological Society Lawrence Busch Award for Graduate Student Research on Food and Agriculture
Announcements

This year the RSS Council has authorized the use of Endowment funds to support the Lawrence Busch Award for Graduate Student Research on Food and Agriculture conducted during the 2019-2020 fiscal/academic year. Proposals are invited to conduct research with a focus on food and agriculture.The award is designed to stimulate research that will help develop the careers of future rural sociologists and support the broader mission of the Rural Sociological Society. Award winners are strongly encouraged to submit papers based on their research at future RSS Annual Meetings. The RSS Awards and Endowment Committee will oversee the awards process.

2020 RSS Lawrence Busch Award for Graduate Student Research on Food and Agriculture

 
2020 Rural Sociological Society MS, PhD, and Early Career Research Award Competition
Announcements

This year the RSS Council has authorized the use of Endowment funds to support Master’s theses, Ph.D. dissertations, and Early Career Research awards to support research activities conducted during the 2019-2020 fiscal/academic year. Proposals are invited to conduct research on all topics encompassed by the field of rural sociology. The awards are designed to stimulate research that will help develop the careers of future rural sociologists and support the broader mission of the Rural Sociological Society. Award winners are strongly encouraged to submit papers based on their research to future RSS Annual Meetings. The RSS Endowment Committee will oversee the awards process. NOTE:  Application dates for these awards have changed.

2020 Revised Dissertation and Early Career Awards Information