Graduate News & Events

Congratulations to the 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Recipients!

The Psychology Department is proud to announce another successful year of NSF GRFP Recipients and Honorable Mentions!

The Psychology Department is proud to announce another successful year of NSF GRFP Recipients and Honorable Mentions!

Alexandra Stolyarova Receives Award & Selected to Attend RIKEN BSI

Alexandra Stolyarova, a first-year Behavioral Neuroscience student has received the International Behavioral Neuroscience Society Travel Award for the 2016 meeting in Budapest, Hungary. Award winners will receive a cash award, certificate, and waiver of registration fees.  Travel awardees will present orally and will also have their research presented in a poster session.

Amy Rapp receives the 2016 Monica Salinas Summer Scholarship

Congratulations to Amy Rapp on receiving the 2016 Monica Salinas Summer Scholarship! The Monica Salinas Summer Scholarship provides summer funding and conference travel costs for a graduate student in Psychology who is committed to advancing the field of Latino mental health.

Halina Dour receives the 2015 Division 12 Distinguished Student Practice in Clinical Psychology Award

Congratulations to Halina Dour on receiving the 2015 Division 12 Distinguished Student Practice in Clinical Psychology Award. This award honors a graduate student in clinical psychology who has made outstanding clinical practice contributions to the profession.

Timothy Williamson receives the 2015 Basic Psychological Science Research Grant

Congratulations to Timothy Williamson on receiving the 2015 Basic Psychological Science Research Grant! The Basic Psychological Science Research Grant provides support for graduate students conducting psychological science research studies, with additional funding reserved specifically for diversity-focused research.

Support UCLA Psychology Graduate Students at 2016 Grad Slam!

Support our UCLA Psychology Graduate Students at the 2016 UCLA Grad Slam Competition: A Master's and Doctoral Students Competitive Research Showcase! There are approximately 100 students that entered in the competition, representing nearly 50 different academic programs, and 3 Psychology Graduate Students are participating.

Support our UCLA Psychology Graduate Students at the 2016 UCLA Grad Slam Competition: A Master's and Doctoral Students Competitive Research Showcase! There are approximately 100 students that entered in the competition, representing nearly 50 different academic programs, and 3 Psychology Graduate Students are participating.

Ariel Schvarcz receives the 2015 APA Dissertation Research Award

Congratulations to Ariel Schvarcz on receiving the 2015 American Psychological Association Dissertation Research Award! The APA Dissertation Research Award assists science-oriented doctoral students of psychology with research costs.

U.S. DHHS, Administration for Children & Families, Strengthening Family Scholars Grant

Congratulations to Clinical Psychology graduate student Hannah Williamson on receiving the U.S. DHHS, Administration for Children & Families, Strengthening Family Scholars grant which provides $25,000 to support dissertation research on Healthy Marriage/Responsible Fatherhood policy issues which focus particularly on underserved/understudied populations, such as low-income families and minority population, utilize rigorous methodology, and help inform the development of future intervention research.

Welcome Incoming Class of 2015!

We were proud to welcome 41 incoming students to our graduate program during Orientation Day on Tuesday, September 22, 2015!

We were proud to welcome 41 incoming students to our graduate program during Orientation Day on Tuesday, September 22, 2015!

Clinical Area Student Award Winners

We congratulate clinical area students who were honored at a Clinical Area Awards Reception on May 28 for their excellence in research.

We congratulate clinical area students who were honored at a Clinical Area Awards Reception on May 28 for their excellence in research.

7 Psychology Graduate Students receive the DYF!

Congratulations to the UCLA Psychology Graduate Students who received the UCLA Graduate Division Dissertation Year Fellowship!

Congratulations to the UCLA Psychology Graduate Students who received the UCLA Graduate Division Dissertation Year Fellowship!

Graduate Students Receive 2015 Graduate Division Privately Endowed Fellowships!

Congratulations to our graduate students who were yet again successful in receiving Graduate Division fellowships!

Congratulations to our graduate students who were yet again successful in receiving Graduate Division fellowships!

Christopher Begeny receives 2015 Monica Salinas Scholarship!

Congratulations to PhD graduate student, Christopher Begeny, for receiving the UCLA Psychology's 2015 Monica Salinas Summer Scholarship!

Congratulations to PhD graduate student, Christopher Begeny, for receiving the UCLA Psychology's 2015 Monica Salinas Summer Scholarship!

7 Psychology Graduate Students receive the GRM!

Congratulations to the 7 graduate students who are recipients of the 2015-2016 Graduate Division Graduate Research Mentorship Program, which awards a $20,000 stipend plus fees/tuition for conducting research under the close mentorship of a faculty member and $500 to present their results at a conference.

Congratulations to the 7 graduate students who are recipients of the 2015-2016 Graduate Division Graduate Research Mentorship Program, which awards a $20,000 stipend plus fees/tuition for conducting research under the close mentorship of a faculty member and $500 to present their results at a conference.

37 Psychology Graduate Students receive GSRM!

Congratulations to the 37 graduate students who received the 2015 Graduate Division Graduate Summer Research Mentorship, which awards a $6,000 stipend for conducting research under the close mentorship of a faculty member this summer and $500 to present their results at a conference.

Congratulations to the 37 graduate students who received the 2015 Graduate Division Graduate Summer Research Mentorship, which awards a $6,000 stipend for conducting research under the close mentorship of a faculty member this summer and $500 to present their results at a conference.

Ivy Onyeador Wins 2014-2015 Diversity Award!

Congratulations to Ivy Onyeador (3rd year, Social graduate student) on receiving the 2014-15 UCLA Academic Senate Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award!

Congratulations to Ivy Onyeador (3rd year, Social graduate student) on receiving the 2014-15 UCLA Academic Senate Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award!

Jeffrey Bye Wins UCLA Teaching Assistant Award!

Congratulations to Jeffrey Bye (5th year, Computational Cognition student) on receiving the UCLA Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award for Teaching Assistants!

Congratulations to Jeffrey Bye (5th year, Computational Cognition student) on receiving the UCLA Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award for Teaching Assistants!

Support UCLA Psychology Graduate Students at Grad Slam!

Support our UCLA Psychology Graduate Students at the 2015 UCLA Grad Slam Competition: A Master's and Doctoral Students Competitive Research Showcase! There are approximately 90 students entered in the competition, representing nearly 50 different academic programs, and 5 Psychology Graduate Students are participating.

Support our UCLA Psychology Graduate Students at the 2015 UCLA Grad Slam Competition: A Master's and Doctoral Students Competitive Research Showcase! There are approximately 90 students entered in the competition, representing nearly 50 different academic programs, and 5 Psychology Graduate Students are participating.

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Mon, 04/06/2015 - 9:00am to Thu, 04/16/2015 - 5:00pm

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Congratulations to the 2015 DoD NDSEG Fellowship recipients!

Two Psychology Graduate Students have received the prestigious 2015 Department of Defense (DoD) National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship!

Two Psychology Graduate Students have received the prestigious 2015 Department of Defense (DoD) National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship!

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