KS Yang Travel Award
KS Yang Travel Award History
Professor Kuo-shu Yang is the founder of indigenous Chinese psychology. He has worked his entire career promoting the development of psychology indigenous to Asia, and set up this fund through generous contributions from individuals in Taiwan.
In recognition of the huge range of conditions facing social psychologists across different countries in Asia, Professor Yang established an endowment to enable young scholars in economically developing countries to attend the AASP conference.
Hence, the KS Yang Travel Award is administered by AASP to provide financial assistance for deserving young scholars from developing countries to attend the biennual conference.
KS Yang Travel Award Grant
AASP has designated the KS Yang travel award to provide financial assistance for deserving young scholars from developing countries to attend the AASP Conference.
The AASP will provide ONE all expenses paid trip (travel, registration fees, and accommodation) to the most deserving applicant.
In addition, it may be possible that some lesser awards will be made.
How to apply for the KS Yang Travel Award
Applicants of less than 40 years of age from any developing nation are eligible.
In addition to the normal procedure of submitting an abstract for the conference, KS Yang award applicants should also supply:
- their Curriculum Vitae (CV) detailing their publications and teaching activities,
- a full copy of the paper they intend to present, and
- a letter of recommendation from a more senior colleague.
The length of this paper should be between 4,000-6,000 words.
Email your application to 2019 AASP conference manager at email@example.com before February 28, 2019 (Deadline).
Park Jung-heun & Jung Tae-gon Young Scholar Awards
Park Jung-heun Young Scholar Award History
The Park Jung-heun Young Scholar Award was established to provide financial travel assistance for young Asian psychologists to attend the Biennial Conference of the Asian Association of Social Psychology.
Jung Tae-gon Young Scholar Award supports young scholars from economically developing countries to participate in the AASP conference.
Park Jung-heun & Jung Tae-gon Award Grants
The recipients of the Young Scholar Award will receive a plaque, certificate, $500 to cover travel expenses to attend the AASP conference, and the cost of registration. The awards will be given during the biennial conference of AASP.
Park Jung-heun Young Scholar Award will be given to two young scholars from Asia.
Jung Tae-gon Young Scholar Award will be given to two young scholars from economically developing countries in Asia (excluding Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and Singapore).
How to apply for the Park Jung-heun and Jung Tae-gon Awards
Applicants should have completed or be near completion of their doctoral dissertation and should be below the age of 40. The winning papers will be considered for the AASP publication.
Interested applicants should submit the following:
- a 5-page summary (1,500 words) of their dissertation or research paper to a selection committee comprising four AASP past-presidents.
- a Curriculum Vitae
- a letter of recommendation
Deadline for submission is January 31st, 2019.
Enquiries and/or applications should be submitted electronically to Prof. Young-Shin Park:
Young-Shin Park, Ph.D.
Inha University, Korean
NOTE: INDIVIDUALS MAY APPLY FOR MORE THAN ONE AWARD. HOWEVER, ONLY ONE AWARD WILL BE GIVEN PER PERSON.