The Society for the
Study of Social Issues






Dr. Jessica Saunders

Please join SPSSI in congratulating Dr. Jessica Saunders, whose submission "Dissemination of the Status of Women in Nevada Reportreceived one of SPSSI's Fall 2018 Local and State-Level Policy Work Grants. Read more here.

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Setting a New Agenda for the Psychology of LGBTQ Youth and Emerging Adults

An APA Pre-Convention Workshop Co-sponsored by SPSSI in partnership with APA Divisions 7, 27, 37, 43, and 44. Wednesday, August 7, 2019

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  Upcoming Award Deadlines:

Social Issues Dissertation Award - May 1

Clara Mayo Grants - May 15

Spring Grants-in-Aid - May 15

Louise Kidder Early Career Award - June 1

Gordon Allport Prize - June 15








New Issue Alert - SIPR Volume 13, Issue 1

The latest issue of Social Issues and Policy Review is now available online. To access it, please login and visit our direct access page or click over to Wiley Online Library




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Winter 2018 Newsletter

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Research that produces nothing but books will not suffice.
                                                                                                                    - Kurt Lewin