APF/Div. 49 Group Psychology Grant

The APF Div. 49 grants support research and scholarly works that further the advancement of group psychology and group psychotherapy.


Sponsor: Div. 49


The APF Div. 49 Group Psychology Grant ($2,000) supports innovative group psychology research focused toward groups in applied settings.


To be eligible for the APF Div. 49 Group Psychology Grant, applicants must:

  • Be affiliated with nonprofit charitable, educational, and scientific institutions, or governmental entities operating exclusively for charitable and educational purposes.

  • Have a demonstrated knowledge of group psychology and/or group psychotherapy principles.

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

  • Preference will be given to early career psychologists (10 years or less post-doctoral).

  • Preference will be given to proposals which integrate group psychotherapy and group psychology into the proposed research.

How to Apply