Inaugural Leadership Awards

These awards recognize the outstanding achievements of psychologists and friends of psychology who have made significant contributions to the understanding of socioeconomic status and the lives and wellbeing of the poor.

Sponsor: Public Interest Directorate Committee on Socioeconomic Status


Awards honor work promoting scientific understanding of the roles of poverty and SES in health, education, and human welfare; developing approaches to the application of psychology that take into account the effects of SES on psychological development and well being; and/or advocating for social policy that will alleviate or reduce the disparities between SES groups.

How to Apply
Past Recipients