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Student Award for Excellence in Science Practitioner Endeavors

Funded by the AASP Foundation

This award is given to a student who has demonstrated excellence in both the science of applied sport psychology (as evidenced by presentations and/or publications) as well as the practice of applied sport psychology (as evidenced by work in a variety of applied exercise and/or sport settings).  Students may self-nominate or be nominated by colleagues and/or mentors. 

Award Criteria

Nominees must meet the following criteria:

  1. Student member of AASP.
  2. Have demonstrated excellence in both the science and practice of applied sport psychology.

Submission Guidelines

Any AASP member may nominate (or self-nominate) an AASP student member for this award.

The nomination materials should include:

  1. Detailed information about the person’s work within the science and practice of applied sport psychology.
  2. Submissions may be no more than two (2) pages single-spaced.
  3. Submission of a curriculum vitae is required.

A three-person subcommittee from the AASP Foundation, including at least one AASP student member, will review the application(s).

A plaque, cash award of $250, and waiver of the conference registration fee for that year’s conference (paid by AASPF) will be awarded at the Annual Conference. 

*Deadline for this award: March 1 of each year.