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Sponsored Awards 2017:
The VB Sig has 4 open awards and competitions. Please see the details below and under the "Awards" tab regarding submission and nominations. All award winners will be announced at the annual convention in Denver, 2017. We look forward to seeing you there!
Clinical Supervisor in Verbal Behavior Award
The VB SIG strives to promote clinical excellence in the practice of verbal behavior and supervision of other professionals in the field. Specifically, this award is intended to honor supervising clinicians who are implementing assessment and treatment based on Skinner's analysis of verbal behavior. Submissions for this award will be due Friday, March 10th, 2017.
Student Research Awards
The VB SIG is excited to announce the 2017 call for submission for the student Research Grant Competition and the Student Paper Competition. These awards are intended to support current and future student research in verbal behavior. Submissions for these competitions are due March 10, 2017.
Jack Michael Award
We are pleased to announce the 2017 call for nomination for the Jack Michael award. The purpose of this award is to recognize individuals for their outstanding contributions to the advancement of the study of verbal behavior. Nominations are due Monday, March 27, 2017.
Jack Michael Endowment Fund
The VB SIG is thrilled to provide information regarding the Jack Michael Endowment Fund. Alumni, colleagues and friends have initiated the Dr. Jack Michael Graduate Student Mentored Scholarship Fund to honor Dr. Jack Michael’s legacy in the field of behavior analysis and to ensure that conceptual issues in behavior analysis continue to be a focus of behavior analytic training at Western Michigan University.The fund will support a graduate student scholarship in the Department of Psychology at WMU. Please visit the link here to view more information
Thank you to our donors for financially supporting the efforts of the VB SIG. Your contributions are appreciated and are serving to forward the study of verbal behavior internationally! Follow the link to Paypal to donate electronically.