EAPL-S is a subdivision of the European Association of Psychology and Law, and aims to provide students a cohesive, well-maintained, and excitingly innovative student society.
By building bridges between students and professionals in psychology and/or law throughout the world, EAPL-S hopes to support the students of today and the scientific community of tomorrow.
To do this, we:
If you are a motivated student in any field related to Psychology and Law, join us today!
Awards encourage student attendance and Participation at EAPL conferences, and promote academic excellence among students.
Apply for EAPL-S Mechelen 2017 awards! Applications are deadline is May 28th 2017
EAPL-S aims to provide students with mobility awards and conference incentives for each psychology and law related conference. The following paper presentation and poster awards were all generously donated by the EAPL for the 2016-2017 year, and will be awarded at the EAPL Mechelen, Belgium 2017 conference.
Apply for EAPL-S Belgium 2017 awards today! Applications are due May 28th, 2017.
You are eligible for these awards if you are.
NOTE: To apply for these awards provide proof of conference registration and EAPL membership, and evidence that you have been accepted to present a poster or paper at the conference.
The EAPL-S is encouraging student conference attendance by providing three merit-based paper awards (each worth € 400, 300 and 200 respectively) and one poster award (woth €200)You may only receive one (1) of these awards.
Additionally, you will need to provide a summary of the paper that you are presenting at the conference (max. 1000 words), including:
For the three most outstanding and innovative paper submitted to the EAPL 2017 conference.
First Place (€ 400), Second Place (€ 300), Third Place (€ 200).
For the most outstanding and innovative poster submitted to the EAPL 2017 conference.
Award worth €200
Application: You are automatically entered in this competition if you are presenting a poster at the 2017 conference.
Evaluation: The awards committee will judge all posters during the conference poster session. The awards committee will be comprised of two EAPL student representatives and two EAPL professional representatives. Evaluation will be based on scoring criteria established ahead of time.
Award recipients will be officially presented a certificate and the monetary award during the EAPL conference.
Conference theme: Breaking new grounds in Psychology and Law: Futuristic or imminent?
The scientific program will address the key issues that arise from machine learning and the prediction of future behaviour, psychology and law in a digital world, intercultural psychology and law. Intersections between these topics and the areas of forensic and criminological psychology will be explored, such as eyewitness testimonies, the investigative interviews, lie detection and credibility assessment, risk and dangerousness assessment, recidivism, treatment of offenders and victims.
Researchers and practitioners from Europe and other parts of the World are also invited to share their recent scientific work and field experience concerning new challenges faced by the society, such as human trafficking, terrorism, and cybercrime.
Abstracts for the conference are due January 16th, 2017 through the official conference website (coming soon). Acceptable formats for submissions include paper presentations, posters, and symposia. All submissions will be peer-reviewed before an acceptance letter is sent out to applicants.
EAPL 2017 will feature a number of renown experts in the area of psychology and law as keynote speakers. Keynote speaker information will become available soon.
The EAPL hopes to call attention to high-quality student research (undergraduate, masters, and doctoral) and facilitate student involvement in the field. In line with this, the EAPL will host a number of events intended for student and early career members at the 2017 conference. There are also a number of student awards available for this conference. Undergraduate, masters, and PhD level members are eligible for this funding.
For more conference details go to our "Conferences" tab.