Distinguished Service Contributions Award

This award is given in recognition of sustained, significant, and outstanding service to the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology.

Sponsor: Division 14

Description

The Distinguished Service Contributions Award is given for sustained, significant, and outstanding service to SIOP. Service contributions can be made in a variety of ways which include but are not limited to:

  • Serving as an elected officer of the Society

  • Serving as the chair of a standing or ad hoc committee of the Society

  • Serving as a member of a standing or ad hoc committee of the Society

  • Serving as a formal representative of the Society to other organizations.

Nominees are considered for this award based on the following criteria:

  • The offices held by the nominee

  • The duration of his or her service in each such office

  • The significant achievements of the nominee while an incumbent in each office

  • This award is intended to recognize a lifetime of service

The recipient is given a plaque and cash prize of $1,500.

Eligibility

Nominations may be submitted by any member of SIOP, the American Psychological Association, the American Psychological Society, or by any person who is sponsored by a member of one of these organizations. Self-nominations are welcome.

Only members of SIOP may be nominated for the award.

Nominees who are nonrecipients of the Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award, Distinguished Professional Contributions Award, and Distinguished Service Contributions Award will be reconsidered annually for 2 years after their initial nomination.

How to Apply

Nominations should include:

  • A current vita of the nominee should accompany the letter of nomination.

  • Materials that illustrate the contributions of the nominee.

  • Supporting letters may be included as part of the nomination packet. The number of supporting letters (not counting the nominating letter) for any given nomination should be between a minimum of three and a maximum of five.

Submit forms electronically.

Past Recipients
2014

Kurt Kraiger, PhD
John C. Scott, PhD

2013

Joan P. Brannick, PhD

2010

No Award Given

2009

Steven Rogelberg

2008

Award not presented

2007

Laura K. Koppes

2006

Janet Barnes-Farrell

2005

P. Richard Jeanneret

2004

Wayne Camara & Nancy Tippins

2003

Award not presented

2002

Award not presented

2001

James Farr

2000

Paul Sackett

1999

Richard Klimoski & William Macey

1998

Neal Schmitt

1997

Ronald Johnson

1996

Sheldon Zedeck

1995

Milton D. Hakel

1994

Ann Howard

1993

Robert M. Guion

1992

Irwin L. Goldstein

1991

Mary L. Tenopyr

1990

Paul W. Thayer

1989

Richard J. Campbell & Mildred E. Katzell