Lesbian Psychologies


Eligibility and Nominations:


Purpose: The Association for Women in Psychology encourages theoretical and empirical scholarship that addresses the psychology of lesbians.

Topics: Unpublished manuscripts focusing on any topic relevant to the psychology of lesbians are invited.

Eligibility: Manuscripts (conference papers, dissertations, or other manuscripts) must be unpublished and not in press or under review for publication at the time of submission. Both sole and jointly authored papers are eligible. Maximum 50 pages. You do not have to be a member of AWP to be considered.

Deadline: June 1, 2017

Review: Submit an anonymous manuscript to Lhyers@wcupa.edu by midnight on the due date. Put contact information on a separate page. A panel of AWP members will conduct a review of the anonymous manuscripts. Submissions will be evaluated on the basis of sound methodology, clarity of writing, and relevance to the advancement of the psychology of lesbians.

Award: The award winner will be notified individually via email and also announced at American Psychology Association convention in August (the winner is not required to attend the APA award ceremony). The winner is invited to present the manuscript at the Annual AWP conference and will receive up to $250 in transportation expenses and waived conference registration.