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The Student Sociologist
A newsletter for students and their departments.

TRAILS provides teaching resources  in over 71 sociological subject areas.

ASA Journals

ASA Guide to Graduate Departments


ASA Style Guide

Career Development

Student Forum 
Meet and interact with other sociology students.  Individuals who join the American Sociological Association as student members automatically become members of the Student Forum

Student Membership
Become a student member and build your resume while demonstrating your commitment to the profession. Join or renew

ASA Sections
Sections provide great opportunities to network, meet leaders in the field, learn about current section research, as well as learn about grant opportunities, book announcements, job openings, and other pertinent information.

This page provides an index of resources that can be used to find jobs.

ASA Job Bank
The ASA's database of job listings for Sociologists

Funding Opportunities

Minority Fellowship Program
MFP seeks to attract talented doctoral students to ensure a diverse and highly trained workforce is available to assume leadership roles in research.

Student Forum Travel Awards

ASA anticipates granting approximately 25 travel awards in the amount of $225 each. These awards will be made on a competitive basis and are meant to assist students by defraying the expenses associated with attending the ASA Annual Meeting.

Carla B. Howery Teaching Enhancement Grants
This small grants program supports teaching projects that advance the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) within the discipline of sociology.  Graduate students and early career faculty are encouraged to apply.