Call for nominations — 2011 Committee on Women in Psychology (CWP) Leadership Awards

The awards demonstrate a commitment to equity equity for women within psychology and as consumers of psychological services

The APA Committee on Women in Psychology (CWP) invites nominations for its annual Leadership Awards. These awards demonstrate CWP’s commitment to ensuring that women receive equity both within psychology and as consumers of psychological services, and that issues pertaining to women are kept at the forefront of psychological research, education, training, and practice.

Nominees will be identified as "emerging" or "distinguished" leaders in one or more areas of influence: practice, scholarship, public interest and service in psychology. Emerging leaders are psychologists who have received their doctorate within the past 15 years, have made a substantial contribution to women in psychology and show promise of an extensive, influential career. Distinguished leaders are psychologists who have worked for 15 years or more after receiving their doctorate. They should have a longstanding influence on women’s issues and status and should be recognized leaders in their area of expertise.

Nominations and supporting materials must be postmarked by February 1, 2011. Incomplete nominations and materials sent after the deadline will not be reviewed.

Send nominations materials to: Women's Programs Office, American Psychological Association, 750 First St., N.E., Washington, DC 20002-4242, and/or by fax to (202) 336-6117, and/or by email.

For more information, please visit the CWP Awards webpage.