David Wechsler Early Career Grant for Innovative Work in Cognition

Up to $25,000 to support early career psychologists pursuing innovative work in neuropsychology, intelligence and/or the assessment aspects of cognition.

Deadline: June 15, 2015

Sponsor: American Psychological Foundation

Description

The David Wechsler Early Career Grant for Innovative Work in Cognition supports early career psychologists pursuing innovative work in neuropsychology, intelligence and/or the assessment aspects of cognition. Those who work on positive applied neuropsychology are encouraged to apply. 

The grant is for up to $25,000.

Eligibility

Applicants must: 

  • Be psychologists with an EdD, PsyD or PhD from an accredited university.
  • Be no more than seven years postdoctoral.
  • Have demonstrated competence and capacity to execute the proposed work.
How to Apply

Proposal Requirements

Application materials include:

  • Detailed proposal that makes a case for the need to be address; describes the proposed project, methodology and the applicant’s qualifications; and includes a detailed timeline, budget and justification.
  • Current CV.
  • Two letters of support.

Submission Process

  • The online application will be available soon; please check back for more information.
  • To learn more, download the request for proposals (PDF, 343KB).
Past Recipients
2014
  • Kathy S. Chiou, PhD, Kessler Foundation