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Announcing Nominations for NYSPA's 2020 Awards

Monday, March 9, 2020  

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MAKE YOUR NOMINATIONS

 

The New York State Psychological Association is excited to announce that nominations for the 2020 NYSPA Awards are now open. A list of the awards and descriptions can be found below. You can submit a nomination either online, by email or by mail. Each format must include an explanation of why you are nominating the person and for which award you are nominated them.

 

Submit Your Nomination Online Here

 

Email Nomination to nyspa@nyspa.org

 

Mail Nomination to the NYSPA Central Office
New York State Psychological Association
555 8th Avenue, Suite 1902
New York, NY 10018

 

 


ALLEN V. WILLIAMS, JR. MEMORIAL AWARD
This is NYSPA's highest honor. It is awarded annually to a psychologist who has contributed significantly to the profession of psychology and/or has made a unique contribution to NYSPA. Three nominees are presented to Council by the Awards Committee, and Council votes to select the recipient.

 

BEACON AWARD FOR ADVOCACY
The Awards Committee selects a recipient from time to time, to recognize leadership and/or advocacy in establishing a guiding light for the profession of psychology. The recipient may be a psychologist, or a non-psychologist whose advocacy has had significant public impact on behalf of the profession.

 

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARDS
Each year the Committee selects several psychologists who have given exemplary service to NYSPA, acknowledging the organization's appreciation for their outstanding performance and contributions.

 

SIDNEY A. (BUD) ORGEL MEMORIAL AWARD
This award is presented to an early career psychologist or psychology student who has displayed exceptional leadership and initiative for the profession and NYSPA.

 

DIVERSITY AWARD
The NYSPA Diversity Award is given to a psychologist who has demonstrated a notably sustained strong commitment to diversity and inclusion within the NYSPA programs and goals.