Membership in Running Psychologists Section of Division 47

Fellows, Members, Associate Members and Student Affiliates of the American Psychological Association are eligible to join this Section. There are two ways to join:

  1. individuals in the eligible categories who register for the annual race at the APA convention are automatically added to the rolls, and will be kept in an active status provided they register for the race at least every five years;

  2. individuals who request to become members will be added to the rolls and will be kept in an active status for three years or until they register for the annual race, at which time they switch to the five-year member category. Student Affiliates are entitled to all privileges of membership.

Family members and friends of members or eligible members are encouraged to participate in the annual race. They will be eligible for awards.