Awards and Honors

APS William James Fellow Award

The APS William James Fellow Award honors individuals for their lifetime of significant intellectual contributions to the basic science of psychology.

2014 Award Recipients

  • Robert W. Levenson
    University of California Berkeley
  • Nora S. Newcombe
    Temple University
  • Keith Rayner
    University of California, San Diego
  • Terry E. Robinson
    University of Michigan

 

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APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award

The APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award honors individuals for their lifetime of significant
intellectual achievements in applied psychological research and their impact on a critical problem in society at large.

2014 Award Recipients

  • Dante Cicchetti
    University of Minnesota
  • Marsha M. Linehan
    University of Washington
  • Neal Schmitt
    Michigan State University

 

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APS Mentor Award

The APS Mentor Award for Lifetime Achievement recognizes those who have significantly fostered the careers of others, honoring APS members who masterfully help students and others find their own voice and discover their own research and career goals.

2014 Mentor Award Recipients

  • Gilles O. Einstein
    Furman University
  • Megan R. Gunnar
    University of Minnesota
  • Richard E. Nisbett
    University of Michigan
  • Robert Rosenthal
    University of California, Riverside

 

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APS Janet Taylor Spence Award For Transformative Early Career Contributions

Spence_JanetThe APS Janet Taylor Spence Award recognizes transformative early career contributions to psychological science. Award winners should reflect the best of the many new and cutting edge ideas coming out of our most creative and promising investigators who, together, embody the future of psychological science.

2014 Mentor Award Recipients

  • Alan Anticevic
    Yale University
  • Kurt Gray
    University of North Carolina
  • J. Kiley Hamlin
    University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Ethan F. Kross
    University of Michigan
  • Angelica Ronald
    Birkbeck, University of London, United Kingdom
  • Leah H. Somerville
    Harvard University

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APS Fellows

Fellow status is awarded to APS Members who made sustained outstanding contributions to the science of psychology in the areas of research, teaching, and/or application.

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Student Awards & Grants

The APS Student Caucus offers several awards and grants to promote the research of psychology. Learn More

The James McKeen Cattell Fund

For over half a century, the James McKeen Cattell Fund has provided support for the science and the application of psychology. The Fund offers a program of supplementary sabbatical awards
(”James McKeen Cattell Fund Fellowships”). These awards supplement the regular sabbatical allowance provided by the recipients’ home institutions, to allow an extension of leave-time from one to two semesters.

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