American Psychological Foundation: John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant for Psychologists Investigating Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED)

The American Psychological Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Psychological Association, is accepting applications to support early career psychologists conducting research in the area of early intervention and treatment for serious emotional disturbance in children. Award amount up to $20,000. The application deadline is March 15, 2018.

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations has identified the following private funding opportunity:

American Psychological Foundation: John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant for Psychologists Investigating Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED)
http://www.apa.org

The American Psychological Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Psychological Association, is accepting applications to support early career psychologists conducting research in the area of early intervention and treatment for serious emotional disturbance in children. The John and Polly Sparks Foundation partnered with APF to empower early career psychologists to produce scientifically-based research and programs that could provide models for broad-based applications across the country. APF will be awarding three grants of up to $20,000 and one grant of up to $18,000 in 2018. Eligible applicants must be early career psychologists (no more than 10 years post-doctoral with a degree from an accredited university).

Application Deadline: March 15, 2018. Application Guidelines: http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/sparks-early-career.aspx?tab=1

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations is available to assist UNC personnel pursuing privately funded opportunities. If you have any questions about this funding opportunity, please email cfr@unc.edu or call 919.962.2867.

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