The social sciences encompass a wide range of academic disciplines, concerned with society and the relationships between and among individuals within it. The main ’social sciences’ are considered to be economics, politics, and sociology, as well as history, law and linguistics.
As in any other academic discipline, there are thousands of awards, grants and fellowships worldwide that allow academics and professionals in the social sciences to further their research and scholarship. Such awards encourage academics to strive for improvement and innovation, and often involve a monetary portion, allowing financial support to recipients who show originality and potential. Read more