Updates from the Taipei conference organizers:

“Early Stage Family Scholar Award”

We are happy to announce that the Committee on Family Research (CFR), RC06, of the International Sociological Association will sponsor the 2nd competition on “Young Scholars Award”. The purpose is to select the best paper from young scholars to the upcoming conference on “Demographic and Institutional Change in Global Families” to be held in Taipei, Taiwan from March 28th to 30th, 2013.

PhD candidate or recent PhD in Sociology or in related disciplines. Recent Ph.D who received or will receive the degree after March are encouraged to apply.
Deadline: Full paper to be received by December 31st, 2012
Announcement: March, 2013
Award: US$1000 for travel and conference expenses

Please send the full paper to Mr. Robert Chang: robert@gate.sinica.edu.tw

The conference website is already running.