Federal Funding for Psychological Research
APA advocates for robust and predictable funding of scientific research at the federal science agencies.
What We Advocate For
Past Congresses — including members of both chambers and all political affiliations — have viewed scientific research as an important and necessary investment. APA urges the 115th Congress to stand for science by taking the following actions:
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Recent APA Advocacy Related to Federal Funding
We have a tremendous opportunity to help shape the laws and policies that directly affect psychology and the populations we work with. We can make a real difference in our society.
About APA Advocacy
APA represents the largest and most visible national presence advocating for psychology at the federal level. There are three APA government relations offices and two APA-affiliated organizations that engage in government relations activities.