Early Career Professional Award

This award honors an individual who has made substantial contributions to sport, exercise or performance psychology.

Deadline:

Sponsor: Division 47

Description

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.

Eligibility

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.

How to Apply

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.

Past Recipients

2017

Laura Hayden, EdD

2016

Nick Galli, PhD

2015

David Fletcher, PhD

2014

Amanda Visek, PhD

2013

Mark Aoyagi, PhD