Gold Medal Awards for Life Achievement

These awards are bestowed in recognition of a distinguished career and enduring contribution to psychology.

Deadline: December 1, 2014

Sponsor: APF

Description

The Gold Medal Awards are conferred in four categories:

1. Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Science of Psychology

This award recognizes a distinguished career and enduring contribution to advancing psychological science.

2. Gold Medal for Life Achievement in the Application of Psychology

This award recognizes a distinguished career and enduring contribution to advancing the application of psychology through methods, research, and/or application of psychological techniques to important practical problems. 

3. Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in Psychology in the Public Interest

This award recognizes a distinguished career and enduring contribution to the application of psychology in the public interest.

4. Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Practice of Psychology

This award recognizes a distinguished career and enduring contribution to advancing the professional practice of psychology through a demonstrable effect on patterns of service delivery in the profession.

APF Gold Medalists receive a mounted gold medal, and an all-expense paid trip to the APA annual convention, where the award is presented.

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