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Meritorious Research Service Commendation

Awards to USA Federal and Non-Federal
Employees for Contributions to Psychological Science

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American Psychological Association (APA) Board of Scientific Affairs

Deadline Date:

03/04/16

Description:

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Awards to USA current or previous employees of federal and non-federal research, regulatory, and other agencies whose work has led to opportunities and resources for psychological science. Nominees will generally have had a minimum of ten years of service. Personal scholarly achievements are not considered if they are independent of their service contributions.

Nominations of employees of nonprofit/private organizations are encouraged.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 158534

Number of Grants:

In previous years between 1 - 5 awards have been given.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nominees may be current or former employees of federal or non-federal research funding, regulatory or other agencies. Nominations of employees of nonprofit/private organizations are encouraged.

Nominees may be active or retired but ordinarily will have a minimum of ten years of service. The individual's personal scholarly achievements (i.e., research, teaching and writing) are not considered in the selection process if independent of their service contributions.

Pre-Application Information:

To submit a nomination provide the following:

- A letter of nomination that describes and supports the individual's contributions (e.g., nature of the individual's service to psychological science, positions held, program development activities). The nomination letters should be no more than two pages long.

- A curriculum vitae.

- Three letters of support from scientists, at least two from outside the nominee's organization.

- Please email nominations to Suzanne Wandersman.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Suzanne Wandersman
swandersman@apa.org

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