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Lifetime Achievement

The call for nominations is now open. The deadline for making a nomination is the 11th of May 2018.

This annual award is given to a current or retired academic or researcher in any area of psychology.

It acknowledges not only an outstanding record of personal achievements but also significant contributions to the advancement of psychological knowledge.
 

Eligibility

All academics and researchers, including those in retirement, working any area of psychology are eligible for nomination.

Nominees need not be members of the Society but they must be resident in the UK. It is expected that award winners will not only have an outstanding record of personal achievements but will have also made significant contributions to the advancement of psychological knowledge; contributions to the work of the Society would also be considered appropriate in this instance.
 

Nominations

Nominators will be asked to provide a nomination statement of up to 2000 words, along with a copy of the nominator's CV and the names and email addresses of three potential referees.

Award

The award will confer:

  • Life Membership of the Society;
  • £1000 to be spent on furthering an area of research of the nominee's choice, and;
  • A commemorative certificate (which will be presented to the recipient at the Society's Annual Conference).
     

Previous recipients

2017 Richard Byrne
2016 Celia Kitzinger
2015 Glyn Humphreys
2014 Peter Venables
2013 Andy Young
2012 Alan Baddeley
2011 Colwyn Trevarthen
2010 Alan Cowey
2009 Uta Frith and Annette Karmiloff-Smith
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