Developmental Health Award

This biennial award is sponsored by Division 20 and Division 38 of the APA and recognizes individuals who have made scholarly contributions to the fields of health and aging. The recipient gives an invited address at APA's Annual Convention


Nominations are solicited from the members of Divisions 20 and 38 by the Chair of APA's Aging and Health Committee. Each nomination should be accompanied by a 100-200 word summary of the nominee's credentials, and reasons why the nominee should be recognized with this award. 

How to Apply

Nominations and supporting summaries are compiled and sent to members of the Aging and Health Committee, who vote for the award recipient.

Past Recipients

2013: Mary Ann Parris Stephens, PhD