Arthur W. Melton Early Achievement Award


Sponsor: Division 19


This award is for outstanding contributions to military psychology.

The Arthur W. Melton Early Achievement Award is given to recognize early career achievements in military psychology, normally within five to 10 years of entry into the field.

These contributions may be in the form of excellence in:

  • Research

  • Service

  • Product development

  • Administration

Any of these must clearly reflect advancement of the profession of military psychology, improved effectiveness of military psychology systems, or service on behalf of the welfare of military personnel.

Annual deadline: May 30

How to Apply

Nominations should include:

  • A brief statement (300-500 words) that identifies the award and describes those aspects of the nominee’s work that support the nomination.

  • A resume of the nominee.

Please submit nominations to Sally Harvey, PhD.

Past Recipients

Tim Hoyt, PhD; Katy Dondanville, PsyD, ABPP; and Leah Rowe, PhD

Katy L. Barrs, PsyD, and Rebecca K. Blais, PhD

David D. Luxton, PhD

Kathryn Lindsey, PhD

Greg M. Reger, PhD

Chad Morrow