Ernest R. Hilgard Lifetime Achievement Award

This award recognizes an individual who has made significant and long-lasting contributions to general psychology consistent with the mission and goals of Div. 1.

Deadline:

Sponsor: Division 1 (Society for General Psychology)

Description

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

Eligibility

There are no restrictions on nominees, and self-nominations as well as nominations by others are encouraged.

How to Apply

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.

Past Recipients
2017
Stephanie Shields, PhD, Pennsylvania State University
2016

Janet Shibley Hyde, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Robert J. Sternberg, PhD, Cornell University

2015

Richard M. Lerner, PhD, Tufts University

2014

Scott Lilienfeld, PhD, Emory University

2013

Morton Ann Gernsbacher, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2012

Hortensia de Los Angeles Amaro, University of Southern California

2011

John C. Norcross, University of Scranton

2010

Ludy T. Benjamin, Professor of Psychology at Texas A & M University

2009

Linda Bartoshuk, University of Florida

2008

Danny Wedding

2007

Nancy Eisenberg

2006

Travis I. Thompson

2005

Florence L. Denmark

2004

Jeff Bitterman

2003

Lewis Lipsitt

2002

Wilse B. Webb

2001

Murray Sidman

2000

Philip Zimbardo

1998

Melvin H. Marx

1996

G. A. Kimble

1995

Daniel Kahneman

1994

Ernest R. Hilgard