Kentucky Psychological Foundation Multicultural Award Program


The Kentucky Psychological Foundation has opened applications for the 2018 Multicultural Awards.   The awards will be presented in November at the 2018 KPA Annual Convention in Lexington, KY.  

The Multicultural Psychologist Professional Development Award for $500 -  Qualified applicants are psychologists who represent a diverse group or population.  Award money may be used for a specific multicultural initiative, training, conference, event or membership dues to a multicultural national professional organization.
 
The Multicultural Student Professional Development Award for $350 - Qualified applicants are psychology graduate students representing a diverse group or population. Award money may be used for specific multicultural initiative, training, conference, event or dues to a multicultural national professional organization.


Application process and accountability:
 
An application for either of the Professional Development Awards requires a Letter of Interest specifically stating the goals/purpose for which the funds will be used, the amount requested, and a CV.  Applications will be reviewed by the KPF Diversity Committee.  The deadline to apply is Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018.  


Within one year after receiving the award, each winner will be required to submit a brief letter explaining how the award money was used and how the funds contributed to the goals stated in their application. 

To apply:  Send your letter of interest and CV to kpa@kpa.org with KPF Multicultural Award in the subject line.

Questions?  Contact 502-894-0777 or kpa@kpa.org


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