2009 Biennial Conference Student Travel Awards

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Christopher Zambakari

Division 27’s National Student Representatives, with the approval of its Executive Committee, have created 6 new domestic travel awards for students interested in attending the 12th Biennial Conference.  A total of 6 domestic travel awards will be given out ($300 each). All amounts are in USD. The conference is scheduled for June 18-21, 2009 and will be hosted by Montclair State University, N.J. and in collaboration with Rutgers University.

Eligibility and Application Process:
Eligibility for these awards will be limited to current student members of SCRA (both graduate and undergraduate). Applicants are required to submit a 1-2 page proposal wherein they (1) describe their interests in linking community psychology research and practice to international/global efforts, (2) outline a travel budget, and (3) include their CV. Other determining factors for the award will be the applicant's number of presentation submissions, order of authorship, distance traveled, and indicators of demonstrated need.  All application can be access through SCRA website at:

Conference website

Application materials may be submitted electronically (as a ".doc" file), or via post, to Fernando Estrada via the contact information below. All application materials must be received by 5 pm (US Central time) on Friday, 01 May 2009. The award recipient will be announced by Friday, 15 May 2009. Please send electronic files of application material to Fernando Estrada at 

SCRA Membership Information

To become a student member of SCRA or renew your student membership, and thereby become eligible for this award, please visit:

Conference Site Information
The conference will take place at Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ.  The conference will begin on Thursday afternoon, June 18, and conclude on Sunday afternoon, June 21, 2009. Conference registration includes admission to all sessions, continental breakfast, lunch on the full conference days (Friday and Saturday), and a cocktail social on Friday night.
Conference Website:
Biennial Conference Student Mixer

If you are planning to attend the 12th annual Biennial Conference, do not miss the opportunity to meet other SCRA student members! This event will bring together student leaders interested in community psychology, research and social justice. This event will be full of networking opportunities to further your educational and research development. Details will be sent via email soon.

--Summary of Deadlines for Student Opportunities--
Grant/Opportunity    2009 Deadline
Travel Award Application for Biennial    May 01st
SCRA Student Rep. Nominations    May 01st
The Community Student, Summer ’09 Edition    May 15th
SCRA Student Research Grant    July 31st (Coming Soon)


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