APAGS Committee on Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity (CSOGD) Grant Program

American Psychological Association

This grant was established to benefit graduate students. Funding of this grant will support a student-led project in psychology that promotes mental health for LGBT individuals and greater understanding and awareness of LGBT topics for the psychology graduate student community. Applicants must be student members of APAGS who are enrolled at a regionally accredited university.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    APAGS grants and awards are available to graduate student
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • College:
    APAGS grants and awards are available to graduate student members of APAGS who are enrolled at least half-time as a student in good standing at a regionally accredited university.
  • Organization:
    Graduate student members of APAGS
  • Miscellaneous:
    Undergraduates are not eligible to apply for these grants/awards, nor are current or former APAGS committee members, subcommittee chairs and task force chairs. In addition, former APAGS subcommittee members or ad hoc reviewers who have previously reviewed this grant are not eligible. Previous recipients of each grant/award are not eligible to apply again for a period of five years.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
    Not required
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Other Materials:
    - A completed online application- A summary of the proposed project (not to exceed five pages single-spaced). The summary includes:A general description of the project that contains a profile of and general duties that will be assigned to each individual and/or organization that will lead this project. Be sure to also name and describe the profile and roles of potential collaborators or co-sponsors.Motivation or rationale for the project, as well as a list of the specific components that will make up the project and the projects expected outcomes.Information about the anticipated numbers and characteristics of the audience/participants and a brief discussion of the importance and relevance of this project for such participants.A brief timetable from implementation to completion for this project.The names, professional titles and affiliations of all potential speakers, if applicable to your project, as well as the specific proposed topic they will be speaking about.An explanation of any handouts that will be disseminated to participants, if applicable.An explanation of how this project will be evaluated by organizers or another entity.A budget detailing predicted project expenses. Indicate which elements of the project this award will fund and which will be covered by in-kind or monetary donations.Name the file Last name_Award Name (abbreviated)_Year of submission, so an example would be Smith_CSOGD_2015.

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