Randy Gerson Memorial Grant

Funding Agency:
American Psychological Foundation

The program awards grants for graduate student projects in family and/or couple dynamics and/or multi-generational processes.

Work that advances theory, assessment or clinical practice in these areas shall be considered eligible. Preference will be given to projects using or contributing to the development of Bowen family systems. Priority also will be given to those projects that serve to advance Dr. Gerson's work.

Deadline: Feb. 1, 2017

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

  • Graduate student in psychology enrolled full-time and in good standing at an accredited university. 
  • Demonstrated competence in area of the proposed work. 
  • IRB approval must be received from host institution before funding can be awarded if human participants are involved. 



Amount Description

$6,000 for work in the systemic understanding of couple and/or family dynamics and/or multigenerational processes.

Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students


Social Sciences

External Deadline

February 1, 2017