Virtual Convention | May 26-27, 2021

APS 2021 Poster Awards

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Apply for these awards as you submit your poster for APS 2021. Application information is included within the poster submission form. The deadline to submit a poster was March 8, 2021.


Student Research Award

The Student Research Award promotes and acknowledges outstanding research conducted by student members of APS.

RISE Research Award

The RISE Research Award acknowledges outstanding psychological science research related to under-represented populations or conducted by student members of APS from diverse backgrounds.

Scott O. Lilienfeld APS Travel Award

The Scott O. Lilienfeld award seeks to honor and extend APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Scott O. Lilienfeld’s influence on the next generation of clinical scientists by recognizing graduate student achievement in clinical psychological science research and theory.

Psychological Science and Entrepreneurship Award

APS is pleased to offer this award, made possible with support from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. The Psychological Science and Entrepreneurship Poster Award is intended to stimulate research in entrepreneurship, which is the capacity and willingness to develop, organize, and manage a business venture, along with any of its risks, in the pursuit of opportunity and innovation. Students and early career researchers are eligible to apply for this award.

NIDCR Building Bridges Award

The NIDCR Building Bridges Award is meant to forge connections between research in psychological science and dental, oral, and craniofacial health. All poster submitters are eligible to apply for this award.

Psi Chi APS Convention Society Research Award

The Psi Chi APS Convention Society Research Award recognizes outstanding undergraduate and graduate empirical research poster presentations at the APS Convention. This award is open to undergraduate or graduate students who are members of Psi Chi.

SSCP Award

Are you a student member of the Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology (SSCP)? If so, you are eligible to apply for one of three SSCP awards: Student Poster Award, Diversity Student Poster Award, and Global Mental Health Student Poster Award. To be eligible to submit a poster for one of these awards, the first author of the poster must be a student and must be a member of SSCP at the time of submission.