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Two people cheering next to an award.

APS 2023 Poster Awards

Apply for these awards as you submit your poster for APS 2023. Application information is included within the poster submission form. Submit your research and apply today!

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.

Emerging Scholar Research Award

To celebrate the research and contributions of the APS Student Caucus members from diverse backgrounds, the Emerging Scholar Research Award will recognize individuals based on their personal statement, poster abstract submitted to the APS Annual Conference, and CV.

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 four SSCP student poster awards at the 2023 APS Annual Convention—General SSCP Student Poster Award, SSCP Diversity Student Poster Award, SSCP Global Mental Health Student Poster Award, and SSCP Aspiring Researcher Poster Award. Cash awards of $200 and $100 are given for “best” and “distinguished contribution” posters.