Psychological Scientists Among UK’s Economic and Social Research Council 2020 Impact Prize Winners
Among this year’s winners were psychological scientists Anne Castles, Kathy Rastle, and Kate Nation, for their recent article on the topic of teaching reading.
Learn How to Apply for European Research Council Grants
The European Research Council (ERC) has guides available to help inform researchers interested in grant funding on how to prepare their proposals for submission.
APS Reissues Call for Inclusion of Psychological Science Expertise on COVID Advisory Board
Psychological science expertise is critical to the U.S. COVID-19 pandemic response, argues APS in a new letter to U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s COVID-19 advisory board. As this important board grows, APS repeats a call that a research psychologist be considered for membership.
New Guidance on Encouraging Protective COVID-19 Behaviors Among Students
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, through its Societal Experts Action Network (SEAN), released a new rapid consultation report titled Encouraging Protective COVID-19 Behaviors Among College Students to provide guidance for the 2021 spring semester.
APS Calls for Psychological Science Representation on U.S. COVID-19 Advisory Board
In an open letter to the co-chairs of the U.S. COVID-19 Advisory Board, APS President Shinobu Kitayama calls for the inclusion of psychological science expertise.
Behavioral Science Central in NIH Disparities Workshop
The NIH Virtual Disparities Workshop, held November 9–10, aimed to bring together mental health disparities researchers to present their work and share their approaches to understanding health disparities.