James and Becky McGaugh Research Award Fund

This award has been established to recognize Dr. James L. McGaugh’s (SJSU BA 1953 Psychology and Faculty member of the Department of Psychology from 1957 – 1961) significant contribution to research and education in psychology and neuroscience. Eligible candidates will be SJSU Psychology undergraduate or graduate level students whose research is being presented (or has been presented) at an annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association. In considering worthy candidates, preference is encouraged but not required for students whose research involves advancing society’s understanding of learning, memory and/or biopsychology.

Award
Varies
Scopes
Psychology
Deadline
03/18/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Describe your research that will be (or has been) presented at an annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association.
  2. Upload your current Degree Progress Report/MyProgress Report from MYSJSU
  3. List two members of the SJSU Department of Psychology faculty who are willing to serve as references for you. Do not ask them to write letters on your behalf at this time. Instead, ask them for permission to list their names on this form before submitting it. The Scholarship Review Committee will contact the suggested faculty for references if you are a finalist.
    • Faculty 1 Name
    • Faculty 2 Name
  4. Have you applied for Graduation (YES/NO)? If so, what is your anticipated graduation date? (term/year)