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Excellence in Rural Psychology Award

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American Psychological Association
Mar 13, 2020

Javier Aquino


The American Psychological Association (APA) recognizes exemplary psychology leadership in rural and remote areas.

The award recipient will be announced in April each year and will be invited to receive the award in August during the APA Annual Convention.


All nominees must have completed all requirements for a doctoral degree in psychology.

At the time of application and throughout the award process, the nominee must be a member in good standing with one or more psychological association(s):

  • State
  • Territorial
  • Provincial
  • Regional
  • National
  • Ethnic minority
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Each year, one awardee will receive a commemorative plaque and a $250 stipend.

Application process

Links to additional guidance and the online application are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Leadership

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