The purpose of this program is to recognize social issues researchers who have made substantial contributions to the field early in their careers, this award is named for a living person - Louise kidder - in honor of her own early career accomplishments and contributions to Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Nominees should be investigators who have made substantial contributions to social issues research within five years of receiving a graduate degree and who have demonstrated the potential to continue such contributions. Nominees need not be current SPSSI members.
How to Apply
The application should include:
(a) A cover letter outlining the nominee's accomplishments to date and anticipated future contributions;
(b) The nominee's current curriculum vitae, and
(c) Three letters of support.
Online submissions are the preferred method. Please limit the number and size of files uploaded when applying online. For hard copy submissions, send five (5) copies to SPSSI, 208 "I" (Eye) St NE, Washington, DC 20002-4340. Attn: Kidder Award.