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Lifetime Achievement

Nominations are now closed and will reopen again in 2021.

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 do not need to be resident in the UK nor do they need not be existing members of the society.

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

For further information on how to make a nomination, and a link to the electronic application form, please contact [email protected]

Please note: nominators must be members of the society.

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

Previous recipients

2020 Professor Robert Plomin
2019 Professor Susan Michie
2018

Martin Conway

Trevor Robbins

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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