SRCD is seeking applicants for SRCD Federal Policy Fellowships for 2018-2019

There are two types of federal fellowships: Congressional and Executive Branch. Both types of fellowships provide researchers with exciting opportunities to come to Washington, D.C. and use their research skills in child development to inform public policy. Fellows work as resident scholars within congressional or federal agency offices.

Deadline Approaching: APF Theodore Millon Award in Personality Psychology

$1,000 award to recognize outstanding psychologists advancing the science of personality psychology

Parenting and Family Dynamics Preconference at SPSP: schedule and posters

The first Parenting and Family Dynamics Preconference at SPSP 2018 The schedule and posters have been finalized, all are welcome to attend. For full schedule and presenter details, please visit

William T. Grant Foundation Mentoring Guide for Scholars

Having a good mentor early in a scholarly career can mean the difference between success and failure. To the extent that the William T. Grant Foundation depends on the energy, talent, and success of junior scholars, strong mentoring is vital to the work they support and to the field at large. Developed by the Foundation and the Forum for Youth Investment, and originally released in 2010, Pay it Forward: Guidance for Mentoring Junior Scholars, has been updated with new links to resources on four broad themes:

6th Panhellenic Conference of Developmental Psychology

The Hellenic Psychological Society (Division of Developmental Psychology) has released their call for papers for the 6th Conference of Developmental Psychology. The conference will take place in Thessaloniki, Greece, in May 10 to 13, 2018

Project Venture – Positive Youth Development for American Indian and Alaska Native Youth

Wednesday, September 20, 3:00-4:00pm Eastern Project Venture, an evidence-based intervention, combines traditional native wisdom with positive youth development, social emotional learning, outdoor adventure, and service learning to create a unique approach that has been successful for more than 25 years. Beginning with a camp in Oklahoma during 1982, Project Venture has evolved into a model program recognized by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) that has been implemented in 25 states, 8 Canadian provinces, and Hungary.

Research Symposium: "The Evidence Base for How We Learn: Supporting Students' Social, Emotional, and Academic Development"

Wednesday, September 13, 9:00am-12:00pm Eastern The Aspen Institute, Smith Conference Room, 1 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, D.C.

National Science Foundation

Seeking Division Director for the Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences (BCS) in the Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences Directorate (SBE).

Call for Applications: ISSBD Regional Workshop

To further promote and advance behavioural development research ISSBDis proud to announce the call for applications for the ISSBDRegional Workshop on the theme "Social competencies and interpersonal relationships: from the individual to the context" will be held between February 5 and 7, 2018, in Milan, Italy. This ISSBD sponsored event is organized by Professors Antonella Marchetti and Davide Massaro and will be hosted by the Department of Psychology at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore. Important dates:

ISSBD 2018 Preconference Workshops and Travel Grants

Pre-conference Workshops for Early Career Scholars