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ONE WEEK EXTENSION: Nominations sought for 2021 Division 45 awards

News Date: Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 14:15

There are several APA Division 45 awards without a single nomination at the deadline, so we have extended the deadline until Monday, June 14. Please consider nominating a worthy friend or colleague in recognition of their work on behalf of the division and EDI. Please do not miss the opportunity to recognize and honor a worthy recipient!

The following awards have no nominations at the moment:

Emerging Professional – Contributions to Service Award

Charles and Shirley Thomas Award

Asuncion Miteria Austria and John Robinson Distinguished Mentoring Award

Distinguished Career - Contributions to Service Award

Distinguished Career - Contributions to Research Award

Joseph E. Trimble & Jewell E. Horvat Outstanding Student in Native/Indigenous Psychology

Toy Caldwell-Colbert Student Contributions to Service Award

The Barbara Smith & Jewell E. Horvat Graduate Student Award for Research on Queer Individuals of Color

The Barbara Smith & Jewell E. Horvat Early Career Award for Research on Queer Individuals of Color


For complete details on the nomination process and all available awards, please see the message pasted below.


A reminder that we are now accepting nominations for 13 Division 45 Society for the Psychological Study of Race, Ethnicity and Culture Awards (see details on our web site at

We also encourage self-nominations. We ask that those who make a nomination also commit to coordinating the effort for gathering and submitting nomination materials discussed subsequently. All nominees must be members of APA and Division 45.  Nominees can join APA and the division before the nomination date.

The Division 45 Member Awards nomination process includes the following:

  1. Write a letter of nomination describing the nominee’s achievements; include letter in packet
  2. Two letters of support are required in addition to the nomination letter
  3. Include copy of nominee’s CV
  4. Provide contact information (postal mailing address & email address) for both the nominee and the nominator


Awards Submission

For all Awards, a single electronic PDF file consisting of all required supportive materials must be emailed to APA Division 45 Awards Committee Chair, Art Blume, at by June 14, 2021 (11:59pm PST). The awards will be presented during a virtual ceremony in late summer (details forthcoming).


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