Ernest R. Hilgard Lifetime Achievement Award
The Ernest R. Hilgard Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes an individual who has made significant and long-lasting contributions to general psychology consistent with the mission and goals of Div. 1. The awardee will be expected to give an invited address at the subsequent APA Annual Convention and is invited to provide a copy of the award presentation for inclusion in the newsletter of the Society (The General Psychologist). The awardee will receive a certificate and a cash prize of $1,500 to help defray travel expenses for that convention.
Annual deadline: Feb. 15
There are no restrictions on nominees, and self-nominations as well as nominations by others are encouraged.
Nomination packets should include the candidate's vitae along with a detailed statement indicating why the nominee is a worthy candidate for the award and supporting letters from others who endorse the nomination.
Nominations and supporting materials should be submitted to Irene Frieze, PhD.
2017Stephanie Shields, PhD, Pennsylvania State University
Janet Shibley Hyde, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Robert J. Sternberg, PhD, Cornell University
Richard M. Lerner, PhD, Tufts University
Scott Lilienfeld, PhD, Emory University
Morton Ann Gernsbacher, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Hortensia de Los Angeles Amaro, University of Southern California
John C. Norcross, University of Scranton
Ludy T. Benjamin, Professor of Psychology at Texas A & M University
Linda Bartoshuk, University of Florida
Travis I. Thompson
Florence L. Denmark
Wilse B. Webb
Melvin H. Marx
G. A. Kimble
Ernest R. Hilgard