Diversity Award

Beginning in 2012, the Diversity Award will be given every year to a group psychologist who has made outstanding contributions that promote understanding and respect for diversity in group psychology practice, research, service or mentoring.

Deadline: December 1

Eligibility and Nominations

Nominations materials should include and be limited to the following:

  1. A nomination letter highlighting the significance of the nominee's contributions. Please include the names, phone numbers, program and institutional affiliations, and APA divisional membership of the endorser and of the nominee 

  2. Two supporting letters from other psychologists

  3. The nominee's vita

Self-nominations are accepted. Nominations are reviewed by the Diversity Committee and voted on by the Board of Directors at its midwinter meeting. Each award recipient will be honored at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention with an engraved plaque.

How to Apply

Please collate nominations materials into one PDF document and email them to Eric C. Chen no later than December 1, 2011. No faxes or mailed submissions will be accepted.