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Awards of the Stress and Anxiety Research Society

This page gives details on awards of the STAR Society.
All nominations should be sent by February 28th, 2016 to:
Siobhán Howard (Secretary)
 

1. STAR Lifetime Career Award

This award is presented annually to honour a current member of the STAR society who has a long and distinguished history of scientific contributions to one or more of the following areas: stress, coping, emotions and health.

Nominees must be (a) either 20 years past the granting of their doctoral degree or at least 50 years old at the time of nomination, and (b) a Member of STAR. The award recipient will be asked to serve on a committee to select subsequent award winners.

Anyone, including a candidate him or herself, may nominate a stress researcher for the award. Nomination material includes: (a) nominee's curriculum vitae and (b) name, address, phone, fax, and email of nominator and nominee.

Previous recipients of this award are:
Charles Spielberger (1998), Ralf Schwarzer (1999), Irwin Sarason (2000), Charles Carver (2001), Stevan Hobfoll (2002), Moshe Zeidner (2003), Jeri Benson (2004), Kazimierz Wrzesniewski (2005), Esther Greenglass, Knut Hagvet (2006), Christine Schwarzer (2007), Kornel Sipos (2008), Michael Eysenck (2009), Juhani Julkunen (2010), Krys Kaniasty (2011), Volker Hodapp (2012), Erica Frydenberg (2013), Kate Moore (2014), Tony Winefield (2015), Petra Buchwald (2016)

2. STAR Early Career Award

This award was established to honour early career achievement in the science of stress research.

Nominees must be (a) not older than 40 years at the time of nomination, and (b) a Member of STAR. The award recipient will be asked to serve on a committee to select subsequent award winners.

Anyone, including a candidate him or herself, may nominate a stress researcher for the award. Nomination material includes: (a) nominee's curriculum vitae; (b) three major papers or publications; (c) 1 - 2 letters of support; and (d) name, address, phone, fax, and email of nominator and nominee.

Previous recipients of this award are:
Joachim Stöber (1999), Emine Erktin (2000), Nazanin Derakshan (2001), Hector Gonzalez-Ordi (2002), Iva Stuchlikova (2003), Aleksandra Luszczynska (2004), Urte Scholz (2005), Nina Knoll (2006), Brian Hughes (2007), Albert Sese (2008), Eva Kallay (2009), Amelie Wiedemann (2009), Jian Li (2010), Lisa M. Warner (2011), Laura Visu-Petra (2012), Michelle Moulds (2013), Anna Phillips (2014), Amit Shirar (2015)

3. STAR Student Development Award

The STAR society offers a student paper competition for the best paper on stress, anxiety and coping in theory, practice or research.

Previous recipients of this award are:
Tobias Ringeisen (2006), Brian Hall (2007), Shira Freedman (2008), Paulina Arenas Landgrave (2010), Ricardo J. Teixeira (2011),
Dorota Reis (2012), Éanna D. O’ Leary (2013), Nick Berggren (2014), Clíodhna O’Connor (2016), Anna Wlodarczyk (2016)

Benefits:

  • Free registration for the next STAR conference (including conference dinner)
  • Free STAR membership for 1 year
  • Cash prize of €100
  • Enhancement of curriculum vitae and international recognition.
  • Plaque presented at the conference dinner of the upcomming STAR conference

Eligibility and how to apply for the competition?

Each year, STAR will offer the STAR Student Development Award to a number of students who have submitted high quality Abstracts (for either Oral or Poster presentation) to be presented at the upcoming STAR conference. The Abstract submitted for this award must be based on work conducted by the first author during his/her graduate studies. Abstracts can be based on (but are not restricted to) Master's thesis or doctoral dissertation. The Abstract must be based on unpublished work and, in cases of multiple authorships which recognise supervisor’s contributions, the nominee must be the first author.

Submissions should include a cover letter with your mailing address, telephone number and e-mail address and be sent as an email attachment.

Please send your submission and address any queries to:

4. STAR Distinguished Spielberger Address

Previous speakers are:
Stevan Hobfoll (2009), Michael W. Eysenck (2010), Charles S. Carver (2011),
Volker Hodapp (2012), Esther Greenglass (2013), Knut Hagvet (2014), Nazanin Derakhshan (2016)

 

 

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