As one aspect of its recent strategic planning process, SRCD's Governing Council (GC) made several changes in the Society's bylaws which were last updated in 2006. The new bylaws can be viewed here and a vote of membership took place, which is required to change them.
AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship in Education Research Now accepting applicationsDeadline: November 1, 2016
Call for Proposals: $17,000 John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant for Psychologists Investigating Serious Emotional Disturbance
Up to $17,000 for research in the area of early intervention and treatment for serious emotional disturbance in children.
Up to $25,000 to improve the quality of education in psychological science and its application in secondary schools for high ability students. The American Psychological Foundation's (APF) Esther Katz Rosen Pre-college Psychology Grant Program provides financial support for efforts aimed at improving the quality of education in psychological science and its application in the secondary schools for high ability students. Proposals must focus on supplying education for gifted and talented high school students.
Up to $50,000 for work related to the psychological understanding of gifted children and youth. The American Psychological Foundation's Esther Katz Rosen Fund derives from a bequest to support “…activities related to the advancement and application of knowledge about gifted children.” Support will be provided for activities on the advancement and application of knowledge related to identified gifted and talented children and adolescents such as:
Peter K. New Student Research Competition/Award The Society for Applied Anthropology sponsors an annual research competition for students (graduate and undergraduate) in the social and behavioral sciences. Three cash prizes will be awarded:
$4,000 grant to support innovative work to alleviate trauma. Please find attached the Request for Proposals for the American Psychological Foundation’s (APF) Trauma Psychology Grant, which seeks to support innovate work to alleviate trauma. Eligibility Requirements Applicants must:
Sleep Across the Lifecourse: Family Influences and Impacts: Penn State’s 24th annual Symposium on Family Issues
October 24-25, 2016. State College, PA. At this interdisciplinary symposium, scholars will consider children’s sleep, sleep patterns in adulthood, and influences from socio-cultural contexts in which families are embedded.