The Society for the
Study of Social Issues




SPSSI 2018 Summer Conference - Registration Open!

Bridges to Justice: Building Coalitions and Collaborations Within and Beyond Psychology

June 29 - July 1, 2018
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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SPSSI is also offering various conference travel funding opportunities. Read more here. Application deadline: April 20, 2018






The Forward, Spring 2018
SPSSI Newsletter

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SPSSI Advocates to Preserve Federal Student Grant & Loan Programs 

On February 8, 2018, 21 representatives of SPSSI took to Capitol Hill to talk about student grant and loan programs that make higher education more accessible and affordable, especially for historically underserved students.

For materials from this event, please click here






Upcoming Deadlines

The Applied Social Issues Internship 
Deadline April 15, 2018
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SPSSI Action Grants for Experienced Scholars (SAGES)
Deadline April 15, 2018
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The Distiguished Service to SPSSI Award 
Deadline April 15, 2018
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SPSSI 2018 in Pittsburgh

SPSSI's 2018 Summer Conference will take place June 29-July 1, 2018 in Pittsburgh, PA.

JSI Call for Proposals

The Journal of Social Issues (JSI) and special issue editors Kathleen Bogart and Dana S. Dunn seek proposals for papers for an upcoming issue on ableism. Read more here

What is SPSSI?

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Research that produces nothing but books will not suffice.
                                                                                                                    - Kurt Lewin