Science

Research, practice and education directs the CPA’s mandate. In support of science, the CPA participates in various advocacy activities, liaises with the granting councils, seeks to develop various tools to foster research networks and collaboration among the membership, provides research and conference support funding, chairs or is a member of research-based alliances, and promotes psychological science and its impact on society.

For information about the CPA’s science activities, please contact Dr. Lisa Votta-Bleeker, Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Science Director, CPA, via email (executiveoffice@cpa.ca) or by phone (613-237-2144, ext. 322 or toll-free: 1-888-472-0657 ext. 322), or see the Scientific Affairs Committee page.


Research News

TRAUMATIC STRESS (section of the CPA) Student Scholarships: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

The Traumatic Stress Section of the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) is excited to offer three (3) Student Scholarships in 2021 to Canadian graduate students working on topics relevant to traumatic stress in research and/or clinical programs in a Canadian university.

Funding of $2,000 is available per student. Applications are due September 5, 2021.

Applications must be submitted electronically via https://cpa.ca/machform/view.php?id=56710

Please click here for eligibility criteria and more information on the call.


TRAUMATIC STRESS (section of the CPA) EARLY CAREER RESEARCH GRANT: CALL FOR APPPLICATIONS

The Traumatic Stress Section of the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) is excited to offer an Early Career Research Grant to fund a 1-year project for Canadian Early Career Scholars in the field of traumatic stress research.

Funding of up to $5,000 is available per project. Applications are due September 5, 2021.

Applications must be submitted electronically via https://cpa.ca/machform/view.php?id=56146

Please click here for eligibility criteria and more information on the call.