APA Distinguished Scientific Award for the Applications of Psychology

The APA Distinguished Scientific Award for the Applications of Psychology honors psychologists who have made distinguished theoretical or empirical advances in psychology leading to the understanding or amelioration of important practical problems.

Sponsor: Committee on Scientific Awards

Description
The APA Distinguished Scientific Award for the Applications of Psychology honors psychologists who have made distinguished theoretical or empirical advances in psychology leading to the understanding or amelioration of important practical problems.
How to Apply

The following may be submitted electronically:

  • Letter of nomination.

  • Nomination form (PDF, 94KB).

  • Nominee's current vita with list of publications.

  • The names and addresses of several scientists who are familiar with the nominee's work.

  • List of 10 most significant and representative publications.

  • At least three reprints representative of the nominee's contribution.

All material can be submitted electronically, especially reprints.

For additional information, please contact Suzanne Wandersman.

Past Recipients
2014

G. Terence Wilson

2013

J. Richard Hackman

2012

Kelly D. Brownell

2011

Alan E. Kazdin

2010

David M. Clark

2009

Nancy E. Adler

2008

John L. Holland

2007

Karl G. Jöreskog
Peter M. Bentler

2006

John P. Campbell

2005

Karen A. Matthews

2004

Edward Taub

2003

Stephen J. Ceci
Elizabeth F. Loftus

2002

Robert Rosenthal

2001

David T. Lykken

2000

David H. Barlow

1998/1999

Loren J. Chapman
Jean P. Chapman

1997

Harold Stevenson

1996

Ward Edwards

1995

Ann L. Brown

1994

John E. Hunter
Frank L. Schmidt

1993

Herschel W. Leibowitz

1992

Charles R. Schuster

1991

Joseph V. Brady

1990

Wallace E. Lambert

1989

Aaron T. Beck

1988

Leonard Berkowitz

1987

Robert Glaser

1986

Martin T. Orne

1985

John Money

1984

Gerald R. Patterson

1983

Donald E. Super

1982

Robert M. Gagné

1981

Anne Anastasi

1980

Edwin A. Fleishman

1979

Joseph Wolpe

1978

Alphonse Chapanis

1977

Starke R. Hathaway

1976

Fred S. Keller

1975

Nathan H. Azrin

1974

Gerald S. Lesser
Edward L. Palmer

1973

Conrad L. Kraft