University at Albany

Scholarships, Awards & Prizes:

College of Arts & Sciences

Department of Sociology

Managed by Financial Aid
Managed by Department of Sociology

Steven Napolitano Family Scholarship
Established by Steven Napolitano ’85, The Steven Napolitano Family Scholarship provides scholarship support for a graduate or undergraduate student pursuing a degree in Sociology within UAlbany’s College of Arts & Sciences. Preference is that the student recipient demonstrates financial need.

Allen E. Liska Dissertation Award
The Liska Award commemorates the memory of Professor Allen Liska, who passed away in 1999, and is awarded each spring to support dissertation research for a Ph.D. student who has defended their dissertation proposal. The deadline for the submission of materials is announced during the spring semester. The winner is selected by the Graduate Committee and the award is presented at the Standing Lecture.