APAGS is now accepting applications for its 2007 scholarships, grants and awards, which recognize students and those who support them for excellence in several areas such as working with underserved populations or researching diversity.
To be eligible to apply or nominate a candidate, graduate students must be enrolled in good standing at least part time at a regionally accredited university. Applications and nominations must be received by May 15, 2007, unless otherwise noted. For application instructions and submission guidelines, visit scholarships and awards.
APAGS has developed another slate of excellent programs and social activities for students attending the APA annual convention in San Francisco (August 17-20, 2007). Programs cover topics such as internship preparation, mentoring, grant writing/funding, dissertations, legislative advocacy, licensure and certification, practicum, diversity issues, and navigating the convention, just to name a few. More information will be available on the APAGS website www.apa.org/apags in the coming months….
Develop leadership skills, represent student colleagues and advocate nationally for psychology by serving in an elected position on the American Psychological Association of Graduate Students (APAGS) Committee. The following elected positions are open: Chair-elect; Member-at-Large, Communications Focus; and Member-at-Large, Education Focus.
APAGS is also accepting applications for the following subcommittee chair position: Convention Committee Chair.
The application deadline for both elected and appointed positions is February 10.
The ballot period for the 2007 APAGS elections will take place February 28 - March 31. During the ballot period, APAGS members can read candidate statements and vote online at the APAGS website: www.apa.org/apags. APAGS encourages all members to vote!