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The John Templeton Foundation is sponsoring the ninth annual Martin E.P. Seligman Award for Outstanding Dissertation Research in Positive Psychology. The prize awards $1,000 to a scholar who has completed a PhD dissertation in any area of positive psychology research and who plans to continue research in this area. Candidates must have completed their dissertation after March 30, 2004. The award also includes travel to and one day's lodging and expenses for the 2007 Positive Psychology Summit, Oct. 4-7, in Washington, D.C, where the award will be presented.

For more information, visit www.templeton.org/SeligmanAward.

-D. Smith Bailey