Academy of Criminal Justice Science

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Academy of Criminal Justice Science

PO Box 960
Greenbelt, MD 20768-0960
Ph: (301)446-6300
Fax: (301)446-2819
Free: 800-757-2257
E-mail: [email protected]
URL: http://www.acjs.org

Affirmative Action Mini Grant and Student Scholarships (All/Grant)

Purpose: To promote the involvement of all minority groups in the academy. Focus: Law. Qualif.: Applicants must be members of a group who have experienced historical discrimination (i.e., African American, Asian American, Native American, persons of Hispanic descent); enrolled in criminal justice, criminology or related programs; available for undergraduates, masters, and doctoral students. Criteria: Recipients are selected based on the AACJS Affirmative Action Committee panel's review of application materials.

Funds Avail.: $550. Number Awarded: 2. To Apply: Applicants must submit a completed manuscript (not more than 30 pages in length) examining criminal justice/criminological issue; a 10 pages, double spaced, typed proposals discussing: (a) the nature of the research topic, (b) why the research is important, and where relevant, (c) the methods used, (d) the findings of the research, and (e) the theoretical, methodological, and/or policy implications of the results. Deadline: October 15. Contact: Florence Ferguson, 6600 Peachtree-Dunwoody, Atlanta, GA 30328.

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