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Tuesday, November 8, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Karen Hardin
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The 2017 Michael Sullivan Diversity Scholarship

The Michael Sullivan Diversity Scholarship Fund was created to provide financial assistance to support graduate student research projects in honor of Dr. Sullivan’s work with American Psychological Association state, provincial and territorial psychological associations and his commitment to multiculturalism.

Dr. Michael Sullivan served as the assistant executive director for state advocacy of the American Psychological Association. In this position, he managed the APA Practice Directorate’s program of making resources available to 60 affiliated psychological associations in every state and several Canadian provinces and U.S. territories. A fellow of APA, Dr. Sullivan has been a strong supporter of state psychological association involvement as a means of promoting diverse and multicultural leadership in psychology and positively impacting communities.

This scholarship is in recognition of his ongoing commitment and passion related to issues of multiculturalism and inclusion.

Submission Deadlines: The deadline for the 2017 award is January 6, 2017

Award: Awards of up to $500 per recipient will be granted once a year. Awards will be announced in March each year. Awards are intended to be used to support or assist applicants in covering expenses related to their projects or research.  

To learn more, or to apply, click here.