Travel Awards

RC28 provides assistance to RC28 student members and members in special needs by subsidizing their travel to RC28 conferences, in order to present their work.

  • Travel awards are given in recognition of good scholarship in the field of social stratification.
  • The applicant’s paper must be accepted by the conference’s organizer.
  • Awards will not exceed 1 200 US dollars, and are given only once in a four-year period to the same person.

Applications should be directly submitted to rc28@utu.fi and with a copy to hypark@sas.upenn.edu or via the application form below (deadline is on February 15th, 2020).

The RC28 Travel Awards Fund assists students and members in special needs by subsidizing their travel to RC28 conferences, in order to present their work. The following categories of members qualify for such support:

  • Students
  • RC28 members in special need

Please send your application and a full paper by the deadline (February 15th, 2020) to the conference organizer and the Secretary/Treasurer of the RC28, and include (a) the title of the paper to be presented, (b) an itemized budget, (c) (short) letter of recommendation.

Award recipients will be notified by Friday 21.2. individually and the names of the recipients of the Travel Awards will be announced at the conference dinner of each local meeting.