Funded by the AASP Foundation
This award will be given to a student or Early Career Professional (ECP – within two years of receiving their doctoral degree) 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) in areas relevant to critical public health issues (such as concussions, sedentariness, bullying, social justice, etc.). Students/ECPs may self-nominate or be nominated by colleagues and/or mentors.
Nominees must meet the following criteria:
Any AASP member may nominate (or self-nominate) an AASP member for this award.
The nomination materials should include:
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.