Theodore Blau Early Career Award for Outstanding Contribution to Professional Clinical Psychology

$4,000 to honor a clinical psychologist for professional accomplishments in clinical psychology.

Deadline: November 1, 2015

Sponsors: Division 12 (Society of Clinical Psychology); APF

Description

This award honors a clinical psychologist for accomplishments and promise in clinical psychology. Accomplishments may include:

  • Promoting the practice of clinical psychology through professional service.

  • Innovation in service delivery.

  • Novel application of applied research methodologies to professional practice.

  • Positive impact on health delivery systems.

  • Development of creative educational programs for practice.

  • Other novel or creative activities advancing the service of the profession.

Funding is available up to $4,000 and is sponsored by the American Psychological Foundation (APF).

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Nominations are now being accepted.

Eligibility

Div. 12 (Society of Clinical Psychology) and APF encourage applications from:

  • Nominees should be no more than 10-years post doctoral degree. 

  • Individuals who represent diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability and sexual orientation. 

  • Candidates can be simultaneously considered for multiple awards, although a psychologist may receive only one Div. 12 award in any given year.

  • No voting members of the Div. 12 board of directors will be eligible to receive awards from the division while serving their term.

  • Self-nomination is permitted.

How to Apply

Nomination Requirements

  • A CV.

  • At least one letter of endorsement.

Self-nominations are permitted and should include at least one external endorsement.

Submission Process

Inquiries should be directed to the Div. 12 Central Office at (303) 652-3126.

Past Recipients
2014

Bunmi Olatunji, PhD, Vanderbilt University

2013

Adrienne Juarascio, PhD, Medical University of South Carolina

2012

George M. Slavich, University of California, Los Angeles

2011

Cortney Warren, PhD, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

2010

E. David Klonsky, PhD, University of British Colombia

2009

Peter J. Norton, PhD, University of Houston

2008

Rebecca Jackson, PhD, Pacific Graduate School of Psychology

2007

Melissa C. Kuhajda, PhD, University of Alabama School of Medicine

2006

W. Dean Klinkenberg, PhD, Missouri Institute of Mental Health

2005

Martin M. Antony

2004

Mitchell Prinstein

2003

Julia Kasl-Godley

2002

Michael Goldberg, PhD

2001

Stephen Ilardi

2000

Phillippe Cunningham

1999

Juan Carlos Gonzalez

1998

Elizabeth Todd Bazemore