Western Psychological Association

$1,000 for dissertation research on public policy, which has the potential to improve services for children and families

$1,000 for dissertation research on public policy, which has the potential to improve services for children and families

 Please find attached the Request for Proposals for the American Psychological Foundation’s (APF) 2016 Annette Urso Rickel Foundation Dissertation Award for Public Policy, which has the potential to improve services for children and families facing psychosocial issues such as prevention of child abuse, school programs for children with psychological issues, services for youth in the criminal justice system, healthy parenting, math and science education, and contributing to the adoption of sound policy affecting children, youth and families.

See our website for more information http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/rickel-foundation.aspx

The deadline for applications is October 1, 2016.