Western Psychological Association

THEODORE MILLON AWARD IN PERSONALITY PSYCHOLOGY

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THEODORE MILLON AWARD IN PERSONALITY PSYCHOLOGY

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.

Description
The Theodore Millon Award in Personality Psychology recognizes outstanding early or mid-career psychologists engaged in advancing the science of personality psychology including the areas of personology, personality theory, personality disorders, and personality measurement.

Program Goals
The Theodore Millon Award in Personality Psychology
 Recognizes individuals’ outstanding contributions to the science of personality psychology as described above.

Amount
One $1,000 award

Eligibility Requirements
Nominees must:
 Be a professional psychologist working in personology, personality theory, personality disorders, or personality measurement
 Have demonstrated scientific accomplishment in one or more of these areas

Evaluation Criteria
Nominations will be evaluated on magnitude of contributions to the award criteria, relative to the stage in the individual’s career

Nomination Requirements
 Cover letter outlining nominee’s contributions to target areas
 Abbreviated current CV
 Up to two supporting letters of recommendation

Submission Process and Deadline
Submit a completed application online by November 1, 2015.

http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/millon.aspx

Inquiries should be directed to the Division 12 Central Office at 303-652-3126 or div12apa@comcast.net

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 sedington@apa.org.