International Program

Through its international activities and agreements, ASSA promotes scholarly cooperation and facilitates intellectual and scholarly exchanges by Australian social scientists with their academic counterparts overseas. It also acts as the Australian national member of international organisations concerned with the social sciences. The International Program connects social scientists across Australia with ASSA’s institutional partners overseas. International […]

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Policy and Advocacy Program 

The Policy and Advocacy Program encourages fellows and social scientists to advocate for and advance the capacity of the social sciences to provide data, advice, and direction for policy development by government. The social science community is encouraged to be heard on important issues and to contribute to these programs. In March 2003, ASSA welcomed […]

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Public forums and communications program 

The Public Forums and Communications Program aims to raise awareness of the social sciences within the community, among policy-makers and opinion leaders, and to highlight the relevance of the social sciences for public policy. The Academy’s Public Forums Program comprises of: The Academy’s Annual Events  The Annual Symposium The Cunningham Lecture  The Academy’s Public Lectures The […]

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Workshop Program

Workshop Applications The call for proposals for workshops to be held in 2020-21 is now open. Click here for more information on applying for a workshop grant for the 2020-21 program. The Workshop Program The Workshop Program is a principal component of the Academy’s promotion of excellence in social science research. Through the Workshop Program, […]

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Contact Information

Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia

    ABN: 59 957 839 703
  • Location: 26 Balmain Crescent, Acton, ACT 2601
  • Postal: GPO Box 1956, Canberra, ACT 2601
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