Head Start and Child Care Graduate Student Research Grants

The Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) in the Administration for Children and Families, U.S.

International Congress of Infant Studies Merit Awards Now Open

Nominations for ICIS’ Distinguished Early Career Contribution Award, Outstanding Dissertation Award, and new this year, a Translational Research Award, are now being accepted. Submissions can be made by emailing the required documentation to the Secretariat by March 28, 2018. More information can be found on the award website.

Call for Applications 2018: Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program

The Jacobs Foundation announced a call for applications for its 2018 Research Fellowship Program.  Deadline for submission: March 18, 2018.  The Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program is an internationally open, competitive fellowship program for early and mid-career researchers focusing on learning and development of children and youth. Fellowships are awarded to the most highly talented and innovative early- and mid-career researchers working on child and youth development.

Submit a Proposal for the 2018 National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) Annual Conference

The National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) invites propsoals for its 2018 Annual Conference, planned for Nov. 7–10 in San Diego, California. The conference theme is “Families and Cultural Intersections in a Global Context: Innovations in Research, Practice, and Policies.” Contemporary families live in a world that is complex, increasingly interconnected, and culturally diverse. NCFR’s 2018 conference will focus on innovative approaches, theories, research, policies, and programs that support and strengthen families in all types of Western and non-Western settings.

6th Conference of the Association for Research in Neuroeducation

The Association for Research in Neuroeducation welcomes abstracts from researchers and students in developmental psychology, education sciences and developmental neuroscience, for its 6th conference, "Neuroeducation: A New Science for School?"  to be held at the Sorbonne, Paris, June 7-8, 2018.  

2018 Application Guidelines: William T. Grant Scholars Program

Just released, the 2018 William T. Grant Scholars Program Application Guide for early career researchers! The Guide details our research focus areas, as well as case examples, eligibility requirements, application procedures, submission instructions, and selection criteria for Scholars awards.The program funds five-year research and mentoring plans that significantly expand researchers’ expertise in new disciplines, methods, and content areas.

CALL FOR PAPERS: Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 2018

SPP2018 Wednesday, July 11 - Saturday, July 14, 2018 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Submission site is now open. Click here to view the Call for Papers and submit. Submission Deadline: February 16, 2018

About SRCD: What is the Student and Early Career Council?

Did You Know? The SRCD has 14 active standing and operational committees, composed of approximately 150 members. Each committee has its own charge from SRCD’s Governing Council and generates its own activities. In the coming months, watch your inbox to learn more about the initiatives of our committees, their dedicated members, and how each contributes to a more vibrant SRCD and to advancing child development research.

SRCD Tri-Caucus Preconference at the 2018 SRA Biennial Meeting

SRCD TRI-CAUCUS PRECONFERENCE AT THE SRA BIENNIAL Wednesday | April 11, 2018 | 8:30-5:00 University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus This preconference is sponsored by the University of Minnesota’s Department of Psychology, Institute of Child Development, Department of Educational Psychology, and Department of Family Social Science

Society for Research in Child Development Names Jill Braunstein Director of Communications 

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 25, 2018 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) announced today that Jill C. Braunstein has been named its inaugural Director of Communications. As the Society’s first full-time Communications Director, Braunstein will be responsible for all strategic communications, marketing, and outreach activities.