The American Association of Suicidology (AAS) announces the Morton M. Silverman Student Award for a paper written by a student on a topic directly related to the field of suicidology.
Anyone who is pursuing a degree in his or her filed and is currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate, graduate, professional, or medical student or trainee is eligible.
The AAS Student Award Committee will review all submissions and announce one awardee. The awardee will receive:
- An engraved plaque
- A check for $250
- Roundtrip coach airfare to the 2017 Annual Conference ($500 maximum allowance)
- 2 nights of free lodging at the conference hotel
- Complimentary conference registration
The expectation is that the awardee will attend and read his or her paper at the annual conference.
The student award entry (20 pages, double-spaced, in APA format, with
100-150 word abstract, references, tables, and figures, etc., on separate pages) should be submitted by email attachment to Thomas Joiner.
Deadline for Submission: December 19, 2016
Notification to Awardee: February 2017
AAS gratefully acknowledges LivingWorks Education for their generous support of The Morton M. Silverman Student Award.