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  • Abstract submission deadline for CPA2022 extended to December 10th, 2021

    • The CPA is continuing to receive abstracts for its 2022 convention, taking place from June 17th-19th, 2022

      Deadline for ALL submissions has been extended to December 10th, 2021 (23:59EST)

      Click here https://convention.cpa.ca/abstract/ for more information on abstract submissions and to submit an abstract.

      For more information, contact convention@cpa.ca or visit convention.cpa.ca.


  • Accreditation Panel Opens Public Commentary Period

    • The CPA promotes excellence and innovation in psychological education through its accreditation standards and procedures for doctoral and internship programmes in professional psychology. The training standards are currently in the process of being revised and the Accreditation Panel is pleased to open the public commentary period for the proposed 6th revision of the CPA’s Accreditation Standards for Doctoral and Residency Programs in Professional Psychology. For more information on the process, and to view a copy of the draft document, please visit cpa.ca/accreditation.

      Comment period closes on December 31, 2021.


  • Now receiving abstracts for Development 2022

    • Development 2022, a Canadian Conference on Developmental Psychology hosted by the Pickering Centre for Research in Human Development, will precede the CPA’s Annual Convention at the Hyatt Regency on June 15th – 16th, 2022. Abstracts for Development 2022 can be submitted via the following link, beginning October 1st: https://cpa.ca/machform/view.php?id=68532. Deadline for submissions is January 31, 2022.


  • Call for Nominations for a Delegate to the General Assembly of the International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS)

    • Individuals attend the formal meetings of the IUPsyS (held every two years) and vote for Canada at these meetings. Term is 4-years from 2022 – 2026, effective June 2022. Nominees must be CPA Members/Fellows in good standing.

      Deadline to submit nominations is March 31, 2022.

      Click here for more information on the IUPsyS, delegate responsibilities, criteria for nomination, and on how to submit nominations.


  • Funding Available for Student Research and Leadership Development

    • The CPA is now accepting applications for various student research grants and leadership development opportunities.  Click here for more information on the various funding opportunities, application requirements, eligibility criteria and eligible expenses.  Deadline for applications is December 3, 2021.


  • Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology: Call for Nominations for Editor

    • The Board of Directors of the CPA has opened nominations for the Editorship of the Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology for the years 2022-2027.  Nominations should be submitted before December 3, 2021.  Click here for more information.


  • Canadian Psychology: Call for Nominations for Editor

    • The Board of Directors of the CPA has opened nominations for the Editorship of Canadian Psychology for the years 2022-2027.  Nominations should be submitted before December 3, 2021.  Click here for more information.


  • Seeking Nominations for Grants and Awards

    • Strong Mind, Strong Kids Psychology CanadaStrong Mind, Strong Kids Psychology Canada administers the awards and grants program for the CPA Foundation. They are looking for nominations for five student awards – the Dr. Harvey Brooker Award (supporting university travel expenses), the Jean and Dick Pettifor Award (supporting ethics research projects), the Dr. Mary J. Wright Award (History and Philospohy papers), the Dr. Bea Wickett Award (promoting mental health) and the Judy Hills Internship Award (work within an organization that fosters resilience in children and youth).

      Deadline for submission is December 31st, 2021.  For more information on each award and grant please click here.


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