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Each year, Division 15 provides up to $20,000 in grants and awards. We encourage all members to review upcoming opportunities, and to apply for opportunities to receive recognition for outstanding scholarship.

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Division 15 offers a diverse and potent combination of educational psychology publications—including our proprietary journal, Educational Psychologist.

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Important News

Represent APA at the United Nations

APA is seeking applications from psychologists in the greater New York City area to join the volunteer APA NGO representatives at the United Nations Headquarters. This call for applications is for representatives to the Department of Public Information (DPI). DPI representatives attend UN briefings, join a UN/NGO committee, and serve as a conduit to APA about information at the UN, including co-authoring a quarterly column, “UN Matters,” for the Psychology International newsletter. The time commitment is a minimum of one day per week.

Applications are due November 1, 2016. For more information, please visit: http://www.apa.org/international/united-nations/call-for-volunteer.aspx.

Life Achievement Awards in the Application, Practice, Public Interest, and Science of Psychology

APF has announced its annual Call for Nominations for the 2017 Gold Medal Awards for Life Achievement in Psychology.  Gold Medal Awards are given in each of the following areas:

  • Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Science of Psychology
  • Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Application of Psychology
  • Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in Psychology in the Public Interest
  • Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Practice of Psychology

Please see APF’s website for more information on each award: http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/gold-medal.aspx Completed nominations should be submitted online by December 1, 2016.