Early Career Professional Award
The recipient of the award is given a plaque and a cash prize of $500. In addition, the recipient is invited to give a presentation at convention related to her or his contribution to the field.
The recipient must be a current member of Div. 47 and have received his or her degree no more than seven years prior to the award decision.
Nominations must include the completed APA Div. 47 ECP Award Biographical Sketch form (PDF, 19KB) and a letter of nomination noting the impact of the nominee's contribution to either the science or practice of sport, exercise or performance psychology generally and the his or her involvement in Div. 47 specifically. For self-nominations, which are encouraged, one additional letter of support is required.
Only electronic submissions will be accepted and they must be sent to the past president of Div. 47. Nominations must be received by May 15 of the year before the award is presented.
Laura Hayden, EdD
Nick Galli, PhD
David Fletcher, PhD
Amanda Visek, PhD
Mark Aoyagi, PhD