Frank X. Barron Award

This award honors superior contributions to a psychology of aesthetics, creativity and the arts by students.

Sponsor: Division 10

Description

The award was created in 2006 by the Division 10 executive committee to honor the notable creativity researcher Frank X. Barron.

How to Apply
Required Materials
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation 

  • Nominee's current vita

  • 3-4 representative/noteworthy publications 

Note. All nominations must include required submission materials (described above) and received by no later than Dec. 1. Late or incomplete nominations will not be evaluated. Also, when nominating a student or colleague, please be sure to inform them of the nomination as they will be honored at the APA convention and are expected to attend.  

Submission Materials

Please email all materials directly to the Awards Committee Chair, Ron Beghetto, PhD.

Past Recipients
2014

Ben Wigert

2013

Rodica Damian and Marie Forgeard

2012

Darya L. Zabelina

2011

Valorie Salimpoor and Pablo Tinio

2010

Thalia Goldstein

2009

C. Boyd Hegarty

2008

Scott Barry Kaufman

2007

Michelle Hilscher