Western Psychological Association

The APF Randy Gerson Memorial Grant

The APF Randy Gerson Memorial  Grant

 The APF Randy Gerson Memorial Grant awards $6,000 for graduate student projects in either family and/or couple dynamics and/or multi-generational processes.

Work that advances theory, assessment or clinical practice in these areas shall be considered eligible. Preference will be given to projects using or contributing to the development of Bowen family systems. Priority also will be given to those projects that serve to advance Dr. Gerson’s work.


–          Graduate student in psychology enrolled full-time and in good standing at an accredited university.

–          Demonstrated competence in area of the proposed work.

–          IRB approval must be received from host institution before funding can be awarded if human participants are involved.

Please see our website for more information http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/gerson.aspx

Completed applications should be submitted online by February 1, 2017. Please feel free to distribute this call as you see fit. Thank you for your time.