Virtual Convention | May 26-27, 2021

Student Diversity Registration Award

APS Student Diversity Registration Award

This award is intended to offset the cost of attending the 2021 APS Virtual Convention for students from underrepresented groups in psychological science.

Overview

Welcome! This award is intended to offset the cost of attending the 2021 APS Virtual Convention. Applicants must be from an underrepresented group in psychological science and a current APS student member*. If selected, recipients will receive complimentary registration.

*We recognize that the cost of membership may create an additional barrier to participating in the Convention. If you would like to become an APS member but are unable to afford the cost of dues, please contact the Member Services Team for assistance at member@psychologicalscience.org.


How to Apply

Complete the form below to apply for the award. The application deadline is May 4, 2021, and applicants will be notified of their selection by May 14.

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FAQs

Who should apply for this award?
Any APS student member from an underrepresented group is eligible to apply for this award.

Do I have to be a member of APS?
Yes. To be able to access the application you must be a member of APS. Click here to learn more about APS Membership and to join. 

We recognize that the cost of membership may create an additional barrier. If you would like to become an APS member but are unable to afford the cost of dues, please contact the Member Services Team for assistance at member@psychologicalscience.org.

Do I have to be a presenter at the 2021 APS Virtual Convention to qualify?

It is not necessary to be presenting a poster or Flash Talk at the Convention to be eligible for this award.

What is the application timeline?

You can apply from today until May 4. This is a firm deadline. No late applications will be accepted.

When will decisions go out?
Applicants will be notified of their selection by May 14.

How will I receive the award if I am selected?
If selected, you will receive free registration to the 2021 APS Virtual Convention. No cash will be awarded. If you have already registered, you will be issued a refund.

Should I register for the Convention before receiving notification of the award?
If you are able to afford the cost of registration, we advise that you register for the Convention by April 15 to get the best rates! If you are selected to receive an award and have already registered, you will be issued a refund.

Do you have additional questions?
Please email convention@psychologicalscience.org