Scholarships are now CLOSED!

To increase the access and diversity of our convention attendance, SPA is excited to offer the following scholarships for our students, early-career, and members from diverse backgrounds. All scholarships will be in the form of a waiver, and only ONE scholarship may be received at a time. Please note, global attendees are welcome to apply for whatever scholarships they qualify for. At this time, we are no longer accepting applications for our scholarships. We encourage you to apply next year!

Student 

In an effort to encourage training of students and promote student participation in research and scholarly presentation in the area of personality assessment, SPA has created scholarships opportunities to attend the 2022 SPA Convention and Workshops. This $340.00 scholarship award includes a complimentary member early-bird rate registration and one night hotel. International applicants may be awarded an additional travel stipend of up to $400 depending on the stated need and the number of applications received.

Early-Career

In an effort to encourage and support the training and education of early career psychologists in personality assessment, which are defined as individuals within 5 years of receiving their terminal degree, SPA has created scholarships opportunities to attend the 2022 SPA Convention and Workshops. This $550.00 scholarship award includes a complimentary member early-bird rate registration, one night hotel, and $150 for reimbursable expenses (travel, additional registration fees, additional hotel, food). International applicants may be awarded an additional stipend of up to $800 depending on the stated need and the number of applications received.

Diversity 

As part of its overall commitment to diversity, SPA is now offering diversity scholarships of up to $1000.00 to support diverse professionals or students involved in personality assessment who seek to attend the 2022 SPA Convention and Workshops. This scholarship award includes a complimentary member early-bird rate registration, one night hotel, and up to $500 for reimbursable expenses (travel, additional registration fees, additional hotel, food). Additional funds for expenses may be given if registering at a lower rate.

2022 Student Scholarship Winners

2022 Early Career Scholarship Winners

2022 Diversity Scholarship Winners

2021 Scholarship Winners