University Fund

A Partnership to Advance Social Science Scholarship

To mark its ninetieth anniversary, the Social Science Research Council established the University Fund for the Social Sciences, a consortium of higher education partners providing annual financial support to enhance the infrastructure of social science research, catalyze interdisciplinary and cross-institutional collaborations, and help launch the careers of junior scholars, who are offered fellowships, workshops, and mentorship.

The following institutions have joined the fund in recognition of the significant role that the Council plays in sustaining innovation in scholarship, building networks across the world to address public issues, and communicating social knowledge.

  • Arizona State University
  • Boston College
  • Brown University
  • City University of New York, the Graduate Center
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
  • Dartmouth College
  • Duke University
  • Emory University
  • Georgetown University
  • Harvard University
  • Indiana University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Michigan State University
  • New York University
  • Northwestern University
  • Princeton University
  • Rice University
  • Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey
  • Stanford University
  • Stony Brook University, The State University of New York
  • Swarthmore College
  • The New School
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Davis
  • University of California, San Diego
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Southern California
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Yale University

In partnership with this select group of leading colleges and universities, all deeply committed to the advancement of the social sciences, the Council works to enhance research and scholarship. An intellectual incubator, the SSRC serves as a platform for pioneering research, for new networks of cross-disciplinary and cross-sector collaboration, and for the production of social knowledge about important issues of public concern.

Contact Info

Kate Grantz, Executive Coordinator
E-mail: grantz@ssrc.org
Phone: 718-517-3613