The Drs. Rosalee G. and Raymond A. Weiss Research and Program Innovation Grants

$1,000 to seed innovation through supporting research, education, and intervention projects and programs.

Deadline: April 1, 2015

Sponsor: APF

Description

The APF Drs. Rosalee G. and Raymond A. Weiss Research and Program Innovation Grants seek to seed innovation through supporting research, education and intervention projects and programs that use psychology to solve social problems in the following priority areas: 

  • Understanding and fostering the connection between behavior and physical health to ensure well-being.
  • Reducing stigma and prejudice to promote unity and harmony.
  • Understanding and preventing violence to create a safer, more humane world.
  • Supporting programs that address the long-term psychological needs of individuals and communities in the aftermath of disaster.

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Eligibility
  • Affiliation with 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, but excluding:  

    • Any group regarded by the IRS as non-conforming to 501(c)(3).  

    • Any activity involving political, lobbying, fund-raising or entertainment expenditures. 

    • Conference/workshop expenses. 

    • Localized direct service. 

  • Demonstrated competence and capacity to execute the proposed work.

  • IRB approval must be received from host institution before funding can be awarded if human participants are involved.

How to Apply
Past Recipients
2014

Margaret Sibley, PhD, Florida International University

2013

Jessica Levenson, PhD, University of Pittsburgh

2011

Rachel Barr, PhD, Georgetown University

2010

Joanna C.M. Cole, PhD, Boston Medical Center

2009

Lauren Cattaneo, PhD, George Mason University

2008

Susan V. Opotow, PhD, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York

2007

Robin R. Chang, University of Lincoln, Nebraska

2006

APF-ADA Diabetes Project

2005

David A. Sbarra, PhD, University of Arizona

2004

Michael Inzlicht, PhD, New York University