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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.

Deadline Approaching: $5,000 APF Walter Katkovsky Scholarships

$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.

Deadline Approaching: APF/The Esther Katz Rosen Fund Grants

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: Research Pilot projects Research-based programs Grant amounts range from $1,000 to $50,000. Eligibility Requirements Applicants must:

SRCD Scholar-in-Residence Program

Society for Research in Child Development Scholar-in-Residence Program