Friday, September 20, 2013

Rural Sociology Fellowship

Please consider or forward this announcement to prospective graduate students as appropriate regarding an opportunity for Master's or Ph.D. level studies in Rural Sociology and associated fields of sociological inquiry, including Environmental/Natural Resource Sociology, Sociology of Agriculture/Food Systems, Community Development and Development Sociology.  The Rural Sociology specialization in the School of Environment and Natural Resources at Ohio State University is seeking high quality applicants for several academic fellowship opportunities.  Qualified students may also be considered for teaching and research associateships depending on school and faculty needs.

Fellowship awards are for one and possibly multiple years and include stipend, tuition and fees, with additional years of support possible via teaching or research associateships.  Fellowship awards are available beginning in Fall 2014.  To be considered for a fellowship, applications for graduate study are due by December 31st, 2012.  Contact our graduate program staff at for guidance regarding submission of an application and contact Linda Lobao ( for further detail about graduate studies in Rural Sociology.  See for more information about the School of Environment and Natural Resources at Ohio State and for information specific to the rural sociology specialization.

Jeff Sharp
Professor and Interim Director, School of Environment and Natural Resources
210 Kottman Hall
2021 Coffey Road
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH  43202