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The Morton M. Silverman Student Award

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 2018 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 22, 2017

Notification to Awardee: February 2018

AAS gratefully acknowledges LivingWorks Education for their generous support of The Morton M. Silverman Student Award.

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