Peace and conflict resolution awards available

The Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict, and Violence (Division 48) of the APA seeks nominations for three prestigious awards--members and non-members of Division 48 are eligible

Ralph K. White Lifetime Achievement Award - This award recognizes the distinguished accomplishments of an individual whose theoretical and applied research in peace studies, including topics such as cooperation, social justice, war and aggression and/or conflict resolution, has inspired yet another generation of psychologists around the world. The prize is $1000 and the winner is invited to lecture at the APA Convention following the one when her/his award is announced. 

Morton Deutsch Conflict Resolution - This award recognizes an individual who has made notable contributions to the integration of theory and practice in the field of conflict resolution. The prize is $1000 and the winner is invited to lecture at the APA Convention following the one when her/his award is announced. The award will be announced at the 2012 APA Convention. 

Ignacio Martín-Baró Lifetime Peace Practitioner Award - This award recognizes a peace practitioner whose work toward peace exemplifies practice grounded in peace psychology principles and/or practice contributing to the better understanding or establishment of peace psychology principles on any level of society.  The award will be announced at the 2012 APA Convention 

All awards are open to members and non-members of Division 48 and to citizens of any country. All awards will be announced at the 2012 APA Convention. Nominations should include a curriculum vitae and a letter less than 300 words long. Send nominations via email to the APA Division 48 Awards Committee, c/o Dr. Deborah Fish Ragin. Nominations must be received by June 15, 2012.