The American Psychological Foundation is accepting applications for the Lizette Peterson Homer Memorial Injury Research Grant.
The annual award program supports research into the psychological and behavioral aspects of the prevention of injuries in children and adolescents as reflected in the activities and interests within pediatric psychology of the late Lizette Peterson-Homer and her commitment to improving the status of children. Specifically, the grant supports research related to the prevention of injuries in children and adolescents through accidents, violence, abuse, or suicide.
A single grant of up to $5,000 will be awarded in 2017.
To be eligible, applicants must be a student and/or faculty member at an accredited university in the United States and demonstrate research competence and a commitment to the study of injury prevention in children.
For complete program guidelines and application instructions, see the APA website.