Benton-Meier Scholarships

$2,500 scholarships for neuropsychology graduate students.

Deadline:

Sponsor: APF

Description

APF supports two annual $2,500 scholarships are available for graduate students in neuropsychology.

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Eligibility

Candidates must have:

  • Completed doctoral candidacy.

  • Demonstrated research competence and area commitment.

IRB approval must be received from host institution before funding can be awarded if human participants are involved.

How to Apply

Submission Process

Apply online now.

Please be advised that APF does not provide feedback to applicants on their proposals.

Proposal Requirements

Please include the following in a single document (not to exceed three pages, one-inch margins, 11-point Times New Roman/Garamond Font, single space):

  • Goals, relevant background/literature review.
  • Methods (must be detailed enough so that the design assessments and procedures can be evaluated).
  • Anticipated outcomes, significance and impact.

Additionally, please submit the following documents:

  • Project timeline (not to exceed one page; typically, APF grants are for one year).
  • Detailed budget and justification (not to exceed one page).
  • Abbreviated CV (not to exceed five pages).
  • Letter of recommendation from faculty advisor.

APF does not allow institutional indirect costs or overhead costs. Applicants may use grant monies for direct administrative costs of their proposed project.

Past Recipients
2017
  • A. Zarina Kraal, University of Michigan
  • Gennarina Santorelli, University of Massachusetts Amherst
2016
  • Arianna Rigon, University of Iowa
  • Sarah Szymkowicz, University of Florida
2015
  • Kaitlin Blackstone Casaletto, San Diego State University / University of California, San Diego
  • Aliyah Snyder, University of Florida
2014
  • Victoria Merritt, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Jacob Jones, University of Florida
2013
  • Tanya Nguyen, San Diego State University / University of California, San Diego
  • Erica Weber, San Diego State University / University of California, San Diego
2012
  • Jenna Dietz, University of Florida
  • Tamar Gefen, Northwestern University
2011
  • Ivy Tso, University of Michigan
  • Matthew Cohen, University of Florida
2010
  • Amanda Rabinowitz, Pennsylvania State University
  • Laura Zahodne, University of Florida
2009
  • Erin Morgan, San Diego State University / University of California, San Diego
  • Katie Bangen, San Diego State University / University of California, San Diego
2008
  • Ania E. Mikos, University of Florida
  • Ida Kellison, University of Florida
2007
  • Bonnie Sachs, University of Florida
  • Utaka Springer, University of Florida
2006
  • Sarah Banks, Northwestern University 
  • James Cobb Scott, San Diego State University / University of California, San Diego
2005
  • Kimberly M. Miller, Boston University, *Manfred Meier Scholarship
  • Yelena Bogdanova, PhD, Boston University, *Henry Hécaen Scholarship
2004
  • Christopher G. Allen, University of Massachusetts, Boston, *Manfred Meier Scholarship
  • Paul Seignourel, PhD, University of Florida, *Henry Hécaen Scholarship
2003
  • Angela L. H. Buffington, PhD, Johns Hopkins Hospital, *Manfred Meier Scholarship
  • Amy J. Jak, University of Cincinnati, *Henry Hécaen Scholarship
2002
  • Adam M. Brickman, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, *Manfred Meier Scholarship
  • Elizabeth Leritz, University of Florida, *Henry Hécaen Scholarship
2001
  • Jeffrey S. Bedwell, University of Georgia, *Manfred Meier Scholarship
  • Laura J. Grande, University of Florida, *Henry Hécaen Scholarship
2000
  • Jessica Somerville, University of Rhode Island, *Manfred Meier Scholarship
  • Kelly E. Wilder-Willis, University of Cincinnati, *Henry Hécaen Scholarship