Early Career Award Winners
2003: William Douglas Woody, University of Northern Colorado
2004: Britton Mace, Southern Utah University
2005: Michelle Butler, US Air Force Academy
2006: Carla Reyes, University of Utah
2007: Krista Forrest, University of Nebraska at Kearney
2008: Cheryl Sanders, Metropolitan State University of Denver
2009: Jeff Elison, Southern Utah University
2010: Aaron Richmond, Metropolitan State University of Denver
2011: Layton Curl, Metropolitan State University of Denver
2013:Grant Corser, Southern Utah University
2014: Bethany Fleck, Metropolitan State University of Denver
2015: Chad Mortensen, Metropolitan State University of Denver
2016: Marian Berryhill, University of Nevada - Reno
2017: Shannon McGillivray, Weber State University.
RMPA is soliciting nominations for the 2018 Early Career Award.
The award will be presented at the 2016 RMPA convention to recognize a member of RMPA who is early in her/his career and has already made significant contributions to the Association and to psychology. The awards committee consists of the past-president, the current president, and the president-elect. Recommendations of the awards committee are ratified by the RMPA Executive Committee. A nominee who does not win the award will automatically have his or her materials considered for a second year.
Criteria for the Award. Candidates for the award must:
* have a doctorate in psychology, or a related field
* have been granted a degree five to ten years prior to their nomination
* have been visibly active in RMPA for no less than 5 years, and, ideally, should have mentored students who have participated in RMPA
* show promise of achieving national visibility
To Nominate a Candidate for the Award. All that is required for a nomination is
* a current curriculum vitae
* two letters of recommendation that speak to the criteria listed above
Self-nominations are acceptable. Send nominations via e-mail to: Eric Landrum, Department of Psychological Science, Boise State University,firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for Nominations: February 1, 2018.