The Rachel Tanur Prize for Visual Sociology

The Social Science Research Council hosts a twenty-year program of biannual grants from the Mark Family Fund for the Rachel Tanur Memorial Prize for Visual Sociology.

The 2020 Rachel Tanur Memorial Prize will begin accepting applications in September.

2018 Competition Winners

The prize recognizes students in the social sciences who incorporate visual analysis in their work.  It is named for Rachel Dorothy Tanur (1958–2002), an urban planner and lawyer who cared deeply about people and their lives and was an acute observer of living conditions and human relationships.

The 2018 Rachel Tanur Memorial Prize is now closed. Please visit Research Matters for our showcase on the 2018 winners.