CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
THEODORE BLAU EARLY CAREER AWARD
About the American Psychological Foundation (APF)
APF provides financial support for innovative research and programs that enhance the power of psychology to elevate the human condition and advance human potential both now and in generations to come.
Since 1953, APF has supported a broad range of scholarships and grants for students and early career psychologists as well as research and program grants that use psychology to improve people’s lives.
APF encourages applications from individuals who represent diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, and sexual orientation.
About the Theodore Blau Early Career Award
Honoring the memory of clinical psychologist and former APA President, the Theodore Blau Early Career Award recognizes the accomplishments of early career professionals working in clinical psychology. Such accomplishments may take many forms including:
Promotion of the practice through professional service
Innovation in service delivery
Novel application of applied research methodologies to professional practice
Positive impact on health delivery systems
Development of creative educational programs for practice
Other creative activities that advance the service of the profession
The Theodore Blau Early Career Award
Recognizes individuals for their work in clinical psychology at an early career stage
Encourages continued growth and contribution to clinical psychology
One $4,000 award annually
Nominations accepted from self or others
Nominees no more than ten years post-doctoral degree
Nominations will be evaluated on:
Nominee’s demonstrated accomplishments and promise in the field of clinical psychology
Nomination cover letter outlining relevant contributions
Abbreviated current CV
Up to two supporting letters of recommendation
Submission Process and Deadline
Submit a completed application online by November 1, 2015.
Inquiries should be directed to the Division 12 Central Office at 303-652-3126 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Please be advised that APF does not provide feedback to grant applicants or award nominees on their proposals or nominations.
Questions about this program should be directed to Samantha Edington, Program Officer, at email@example.com.