Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award (Division 14)
The Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award is given to an individual who has made the most distinguished empirical and/or theoretical scientific contributions to the field of I-O psychology.
Nominees are considered for this award based on the following criteria:
The general nature of the nominee’s scientific contributions.
The most important theoretical and/or empirical contributions.
The impact of the nominee’s contributions on the science of I-O psychology, including the impact that the work has had on the work of students and colleague.
The stature of the nominee as a scientist vis-à-vis other prominent scientists in the field of I-O psychology.
This award is intended to recognize a lifetime of achievement.
The recipient of the award is given a plaque and a cash prize of $1,500. In addition, the recipient is invited to give an address that relates to his or her contributions at the subsequent meeting of SIOP.