Research Fellowships & Scholarships

Research Fellowships

Call for proposals

The purpose of the SoACE Research Fellowship is to promote and support research and study projects that will further the stated professional purposes of SoACE and its members. One fellowship will be awarded up to $1,500. For more information, including research fellowship criteria, please reference the overview listed below.

2019 scholarship applications will open Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Applications must be received via email by Friday, March 1, 2019.

Fellowship History

  • 2017 -- Kelvin Rutledge, University of Georgia
  • 2015 -- Adrian Ramirez, St. Edward's University
  • 2014 -- Charlie Wilder, Mississippi State
  • 2014 -- Amanda Walker, Austin Peay State University
  • 2012 -- Wendy Shoemaker, University of Kansas
  • 2011 -- Marian Higgins, University of Georgia
  • 2009 -- Sarah Helm, University of Tennessee

Scholarships

SoACE is offering three scholarships to our career services professional and employer members. Two scholarships will provide a maximum of $2000 to be used for a professional development program, event, resources, or certification toward a related activity of your choice. One scholarship will provide a maximum of $1000 to be used for the SoACE Employer Relations Summit. The scholarships will be awarded in May of each year and must be used by April 1 of the following year. For more information, including scholarship criteria, please reference the overview listed below.

2019 scholarship applications will open Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Applications must be received via email by Friday, March 1, 2019.

Scholarship History

  • 2018 -- Dia Buchanan, Belmont University
  • 2018 -- Elizabeth Enck, University of Central Oklahoma
  • 2017 -- Valerie Kielmovitch Mandel, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • 2017 -- Donna Srader, Texas Tech University
  • 2017 -- Stacy Shields, University of Houston - Clear Lake
  • 2016 -- Tara Stevenson, Flagler College
  • 2016 -- Kathy Creel, Middle Tennessee State University
  • 2015 -- Jill Boatright, Loyola University New Orleans
  • 2015 -- Kenetta Pierce, Columbia College
  • 2014 -- Mary Mahoney, University of Tennessee
  • 2014 -- Ann Reynolds, Mounted Security Patrol
  • 2014 -- Tiffany Waddell, Wake Forest University
  • 2013 -- Heather Reece
  • 2013 -- Shereada Harrell, The University of Texas at Dallas
  • 2012 -- Charlie Wilder,  Mississippi State University
  • 2011 -- Michelle Jones, Elon University; Monica Choi, University of Texas at Austin
  • 2009 -- Mary Mahoney, University of Tennessee
  • 2008 -- Karen Jubert, University of Houston