Frances M. Culbertson Travel Grant

$1,500 to support women from developing countries who are in the early stages of their careers by providing travel funds to attend conferences in psychology.

Deadline: February 15, 2016

Sponsor: APF


The grant provides reimbursement for registration and travel expenses up to U.S. $1,500. Recipients of the grant also receive a two-year affiliate membership in the American Psychological Association.

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  • Woman from a developing country, as defined by The World Bank;
  • Five to ten years postdoctoral degree;
  • Preference for attendance at the following conferences:
    • International Council of Psychologists (ICP).
    • International Congress of Applied Psychology (sponsored by the International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP)).
    • International Congress of Psychology (sponsored by the International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS)).
  • Participation in the conference program is not required.
How to Apply
  • Submit a completed application online with the APF Web Form.
  • Download the RFP (PDF, 374KB)
Past Recipients

Piyanjali de Zoysa, PhD, University of Colombo


Sajida Naz, University of Huddersfield


Debowah Ale, PhD, Trinity Institute