GW Writing Center

The GW Writing Center conducts free, one-on-one sessions with undergraduate and graduate students to assist students with course writing assignments, research papers, theses, and personal statements.

Ruth A. Wallace Memorial Fund

Eligibility: Department of Sociology Majors or Minors

The Ruth A. Wallace Memorial Fund was established in 2017 by Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab, BA ’98, and James A. Coriden in memory of Dr. Ruth Wallace. Dr. Wallace was a professor of sociology at GW and a prolific and pioneering scholar in the sociological fields of gender and religion. Each year, this fund provides one $500 prize for excellence in research or writing on gender, as well as grants for majors or minors in the Department of Sociology facing financial emergencies in meeting tuition or living expenses.

To apply, please contact the Sociology Department via email at [email protected] or by phone at 202-994-6345. 


Gelman Library Research Guide for Sociology

Studying for a final or working on a research paper? The Gelman Library Research Guide for Sociology can help you find what you need!