Who Can Apply: The Scott and Paul Pearsall Grant supports graduate and early career work that seeks to increase the public’s understanding of the psychological pain and stigma experienced by adults living with visible physical disabilities, such as cerebral palsy.
- Be a full-time graduate student in good standing at an accredited university or an early career psychologist (no more than 10 years post-doctoral).
- Have received IRB approval before funding can be awarded if human participants are involved.
Submission: Please include the following in a single document (Not to exceed five pages, one-inch margins, 11-point Times New Roman/Garamond Font, single space):
- Goals, relevant background/literature review.
- Methods (must be detailed enough so that the design, assessments and procedures can be evaluated).
- Anticipated outcomes, significance and impact.
Additionally, please submit the following documents:
- Project timeline (not to exceed one page; typically, APF grants are for one year).
- Detailed budget and justification (not to exceed one page).
- Abbreviated CV (not to exceed five pages).
- Letter of recommendation from your faculty advisor.
Deadline: October 1, 2021