Rachel Tanur Memorial Prize for Visual Sociology
The Social Science Research Council announces a twenty-year program of biannual grants from the Mark Family Fund for the Rachel Tanur Memorial Prize for Visual Sociology.
The prize recognizes students in the social sciences who incorporate visual analysis in their work. It is named for Rachel Dorothy Tanur (1958–2002), an urban planner and lawyer who cared deeply about people and their lives and was an acute observer of living conditions and human relationships.
The 2014 competition for the Rachel Tanur Memorial Prize for Visual Sociology is now open, Deadline for applications is February 17, 2014. Applications will be judged by members of the Visual Sociology group of the International Sociological Association (ISA).