# of Recipients:
To develop the next generation of scholars in the field of law and social science.
Applications are invited from outstanding students who are candidates for Ph.D. degrees; doctoral research must be in the general area of socio-legal studies or involve social scientific approaches to the law, legal institutions, legal processes, or social justice. The research must address significant issues in the field and show promise of a major contribution to social scientific understanding of law and inequality. Students from underrepresented minority groups are especially encouraged to apply.