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Awards of the Stress and Anxiety Research Society

This page gives details on awards of the STAR Society.
All nominations should be sent by March 21st, 2014 to:
Siobhán Howard (Secretary)
 

1. STAR Lifetime Career Award

This award is presented annually to honour a current member of the STAR society who has a long and distinguished history of scientific contributions to one or more of the following areas: stress, coping, emotions and health.

Nominees must be (a) either 20 years past the granting of their doctoral degree or at least 50 years old at the time of nomination, and (b) a Member of STAR. The award recipient will be asked to serve on a committee to select subsequent award winners.

Anyone, including a candidate him or herself, may nominate a stress researcher for the award. Nomination material includes: (a) nominee's curriculum vitae and (b) name, address, phone, fax, and email of nominator and nominee.

Previous recipients of this award are:
Charles Spielberger (1998), Ralf Schwarzer (1999), Irwin Sarason (2000), Charles Carver (2001), Stevan Hobfoll (2002), Moshe Zeidner (2003), Jeri Benson (2004), Kazimierz Wrzesniewski (2005), Esther Greenglass, Knut Hagvet (2006), Christine Schwarzer (2007), Kornel Sipos (2008), Michael Eysenck (2009), Juhani Julkunen (2010), Krys Kaniasty (2011), Volker Hodapp (2012), Erica Frydenberg (2013)

2. STAR Early Career Award

This award was established to honour early career achievement in the science of stress research.

Nominees must be (a) not older than 40 years at the time of nomination, and (b) a Member of STAR. The award recipient will be asked to serve on a committee to select subsequent award winners.

Anyone, including a candidate him or herself, may nominate a stress researcher for the award. Nomination material includes: (a) nominee's curriculum vitae; (b) three major papers or publications; (c) 1 - 2 letters of support; and (d) name, address, phone, fax, and email of nominator and nominee.

Previous recipients of this award are:
Joachim Stöber (1999), Emine Erktin (2000), Nazanin Derakshan (2001), Hector Gonzalez-Ordi (2002), Iva Stuchlikova (2003), Aleksandra Luszczynska (2004), Urte Scholz (2005), Nina Knoll (2006), Brian Hughes (2007), Albert Sese (2008), Eva Kallay (2009), Amelie Wiedemann (2009), Jian Li (2010), Lisa M. Warner (2011), Laura Visu-Petra (2012), Michelle L. Moulds (2013)

3. STAR Student Development Award

The STAR society offers a student paper competition for the best paper on stress, anxiety and coping in theory, practice or research.

Previous recipients of this award are:
Tobias Ringeisen (2006), Brian Hall (2007), Shira Freedman (2008), Paulina Arenas Landgrave (2010), Ricardo J. Teixeira (2011),
Dorota Reis (2012), Éanna D. O’ Leary (2013)

Benefits:

  • Free registration for the next STAR conference (including conference dinner)
  • Free STAR membership for 1 year (including the journal ’Anxiety, Stress and Coping’)
  • Cash prize of €300
  • Enhancement of curriculum vitae and international recognition.
  • Plaque presented at the conference dinner of the upcomming STAR conference
  • Paper will be reviewed for publication in STAR’s annual book series

Eligibility and how to apply for the competition?

The paper submitted for this award must be based on work conducted by the first author during his/her graduate studies. Papers can be based on (but are not restricted to) Master's thesis or doctoral dissertation. The paper must be an unpublished manuscript and, in cases of multiple authorships which recognise supervisor’s contributions, the nominee must be the first author.

Papers should be in APA style, not exceeding 25 pages in length (including tables, figures, and reference) or 6500 words, respectively. Please include a separate title page without author(s) names so that the papers can be judged "blind". Submissions should include a cover letter with your mailing address, telephone number and e-mail address and be sent as an email attachment.

Please send your submission and address any queries to:

4. STAR Distinguished Spielberger Address

Previous speakers are:
Stevan Hobfoll (2009), Michael W. Eysenck (2010), Charles S. Carver (2011),
Volker Hodapp (2012), Esther Greenglass (2013)

 

 

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