Distinguished Student Practice Award in Clinical Psychology

This award honors a graduate student in clinical psychology who has made outstanding clinical practice contributions to the profession. Clinical practice contributions can include breadth and/or depth of practice activities, innovations in service delivery, contribution to diversity, and/or other meritorious contributions.

Deadline: November 1, 2015; November 1, 2016

Sponsor: Division 12

Description

The Distinguished Student Practice Award in Clinical Psychology honors a graduate student in clinical psychology who has made outstanding clinical practice contributions to the profession.

Clinical practice contributions can include: 

  • Breadth and/or depth of practice activities.

  • Innovations in service delivery.

  • Contribution to diversity.

  • Other meritorious contributions.

Recipients of the award receives a plaque, a $200 honorarium contributed jointly by Division 12 and Journal of Clinical Psychology, and a complementary two-year subscription to JCLP & JCLP: In Session.


Eligibility

Recipients of the Div. 12 graduate student awards must be matriculated doctoral students in clinical psychology (including predoctoral interns) who are student affiliates of Div. 12.

The Division 12 Education & Training Committee will determine the award recipients.

How to Apply

Nominations should include a copy of nominee's curriculum vitae and two letters of support detailing the nominee's service contributions to the profession and community.

Please submit nomination materials to:

Awards Committee Chair
APA Division 12
P.O. Box 98045
Atlanta, GA 30359

Inquiries should be directed to the Division 12 Central Office at (404) 254-5062.

Past Recipients
2014

Priscilla Lui

2012

Harpreet Kaur

2011

Kaitlin Gallo

2010

Winslow Gerrish

2009

None given

2008

Jessica Ruiz

2007

Julia D. Buckner

2006

Kathryn H. Gordon

2005

Kelly C. Cukrowicz

2004

Carrie Spindel