American Psychological Association (APA) - Graduate Scholarships, Fellowships, & Grants
The APA Foundation supports graduate research in psychology through the American Psychological Foundation (APF).
Scholarships and Fellowships:
- APF Graduate Research Scholarships: $2,000 to $5,000 general scholarships. Deadline: June 30, 2021.
- Benton-Meier Scholarships: $2,000 scholarships for neuropsychology graduate students. Deadline June 1, 2021.
- Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship: $1,000 for work in stigma related to mental illness. Deadline: May 15, 2021.
- Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Student Fellowship: $25,000 fellowship for graduate students in child psychology. Deadline: November 15, 2021.
- F.J. McGuigan Dissertation Award: $2,000 to support dissertation research on the materialistic understanding of the human mind, both empirically and theoretically. Deadline: June 1, 2021.
- Esther Katz Rosen Fellowships: Up to $50,000 for work related to the psychological understanding of gifted children and youth. Deadline: March 1, 2021.
- Henry P. David Research Grant: $1,000 for work in the behavioral aspects of human reproductive behavior or an area related to population concerns. Deadline: February 15, 2021.
- Lizette Peterson-Homer Grant: $5,000 for research on the prevention of injuries in children and adolescents through accidents, violence, abuse, or suicide. Deadline: October 15, 2021.
- Wayne F. Placek Grants: $9,000 to support empirical research from all fields of the behavioral and social sciences on any topic related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender issues. Deadline: March 1, 2021.
- Roy Scrivner Grant: $8,000 annual grant for empirical and applied research focused on lesbian, gay, and bisexual family psychology and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender family therapy. Deadline: November 1, 2021.
- Visionary Grants: Up to $20,000 to seed innovation through supporting research, education, and intervention projects and programs. Deadline: April 1, 2021.
- Scott and Paul Pearsall Grant: $10,000 to support work that seeks to increase the public’s understanding of the psychological pain and stigma experienced by adults who live with physical disabilities, such as cerebral palsy. Deadline: October 1, 2021.
American Psychological Foundation
Categories: Annual stipend of at least $10,000; Social Sciences; Sciences/Engineering/Math; US Citizens, Nationals, or Permanent Residents; International Students; Master's; Early Years of Doctoral Program; Dissertation Research; Dissertation Write-Up; Fellowship/Grant; Unrestricted
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