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.
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.
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.
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
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 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
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.
$5,000 Scholarships for Licensed Psychologists Seeking Training in APA Designated Psychopharmacology Programs
The American Psychological Foundation’s (APF) 2018 Walter Katkovsky Scholarships support early career postdoctoral licensed psychologists (no more than ten years postdoctoral) in clinical or counseling to obtain training in psychopharmacology.
The scholarships are intended to encourage opportunities for psychologists to join healthcare teams and benefit patients who have psychological and medical problems.
The Esther Katz Rosen Fund derives from a bequest to support “…activities related to the advancement and application of knowledge about gifted children.” Support will be provided for activities on the advancement and application of knowledge related to identified gifted and talented children and adolescents such as:
Grant amounts range from $1,000 to $50,000.
Society for Research in Child Development