The winner will receive:
- A $1,200 cash award
- A 3-year membership in APS
- Subscriptions to all APS journals
- Two engraved plaques—one for the winner and one for
the psychology department as a permanent honor.
- Do an empirical
- Have the
results of your research presented at a state, regional, or national psychology
convention OR have your research published in a respectable psychology journal.
- Submit your paper
for consideration for the award through the application link found at the bottom of the page.
- Results of the program will be announced within 60-90 days after the application deadline. The applicants will be notified of their results via the emails supplied in their submitted applications.
Psi Chi graduate members are eligible if they
- have completed excellent research
- have presented or published that research
Please make note that you may only be a recipient of either the APA Newman Award or the APS Bandura Award.
Who is Albert Bandura?
Albert Bandura is one of the most well known psychologists in the world. He developed the social
learning theory and is best known for his Bobo doll study.