Award for Innovative Practices in Graduate Education in Psychology

This award, from the American Psychological Association Board of Educational Affairs, recognizes innovative practices in graduate departments of psychology that have improved the quality of education and training.

Deadline: November 15, 2012

Sponsor: Board of Educational Affairs


The panel judging the nominations and making recommendations to the Board of Educational Affairs (BEA) will be appointed annually by the Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology (COGDOP) in collaboration with the BEA. The panel will be chaired by a member of BEA, appointed annually by that body. The award, and a description of the department and its program, will be published in the APA Monitor. An award plaque and a check will be presented by a representative of the APA Education Directorate at the campus location of the awardee(s). The stipend for this award will be $5,000, with the possibility that more than one awardee may be recognized each year (in which case the stipend will be divided among the awardees).

How to Apply