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Announcing MFP Cohort 45 for the 2018-2019 Academic Year

Congratulations to Our New Minority Fellows! Announcing MFP Fellowship Program Cohort 45

ASA is pleased to introduce seven new scholars who form Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) Cohort 45. These talented PhD candidates with strong and diverse sociological research interests were chosen from a highly competitive pool of applicants.


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