Theodore Blau Early Career Award for Outstanding Contribution to Professional Clinical Psychology

Funding Agency:
American Psychological Foundation

This award honors a clinical psychologist for accomplishments and promise in clinical psychology. Accomplishments may include:

  • Promoting the practice of clinical psychology through professional service.

  • Innovation in service delivery.

  • Novel application of applied research methodologies to professional practice.

  • Positive impact on health delivery systems.

  • Development of creative educational programs for practice.

  • Other novel or creative activities advancing the service of the profession.

Funding is available up to $4,000 and is sponsored by the American Psychological Foundation (APF).

Deadline: Nov. 1, 2019

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

  • Nominees should be no more than 10-years post doctoral degree. 

  • Individuals who represent diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability and sexual orientation. 

  • Candidates can be simultaneously considered for multiple awards, although a psychologist may receive only one Div. 12 award in any given year.

  • No voting members of the Div. 12 board of directors will be eligible to receive awards from the division while serving their term.

  • Self-nomination is permitted.



Funding Type



Junior Faculty
Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows
Women and minorities encouraged


Medical - Clinical Science

External Deadline

November 1, 2019