Emerging Scholar Research Award

Emerging Scholar Research Award

Emerging Scholar Research Award

Emerging Scholar Research Award

To celebrate the research and contributions of the APS student affiliates 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. Four winners will receive a monetary award, complimentary conference registration, mentorship, and APS media coverage.

Applications for this award will be available with poster submissions for the 2022 APS Convention in Chicago, Illinois.

The application will include:

  1. A brief personal statement summarizing the applicant’s background and how this award will
    help further their contributions to psychological science.
  2. Poster abstract submitted to the APS Annual Convention (Poster Showcase)
  3. Curriculum Vitae

Four winners will be selected and receive a monetary award in addition to complimentary conference
registration, APS media coverage, and mentorship.

Applicants will be evaluated based on the significance of scientific contributions (e.g., poster abstract,
publication record, conference presentations) in addition to merit as determined by the review
committee.

The evaluation committee will be made up of the:
APSSC Student Research Officer
APSSC President
APSSC Past President
and one representative from the APS Diversity & Inclusion Committee.