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Intel ISEF 2013 Special Awards Organization Profile

 

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American Psychological Association

Website:
http://www.apa.org

 

The mission of the American Psychological Association is to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people's lives. The APA is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. APA is the largest association of psychologists worldwide.

 

Why We Participate

APA hopes to promote a psychologically literate public and engage a future generation of researchers. APA is committed to supporting the promotion of scientific research and education at the secondary school level. We enthusiastically offer special awards to Intel ISEF participants whose projects display excellence in psychological research.

 

 

2013 Awards Offered

First Award of $1,500

Second Award of $1,000

Third Award of $500

 

Picture of 2013 Award Winners

 

 

Intel ISEF 2013 Awards

First Award of $1,500

Abigail Orlando

The Effect of Emoticon Stimuli on Human Facial Muscle Activation and Social Evaluation using Electromyographic Technology: A Novel Determination

 

Second Award of $1,000

Adelina Cozma

Neural Plasticity: Novel Language Learning through Digital Technology

 

Third Award of $500

Ryan Silva

A Model of Medial Entorhinal Cortex Grid Cell Remapping

 

Third Award of $500

Avinash Pandey

Improving Long-term Compliance to Life Saving Medications

 

Third Award of $500

Jessica Joyce

Heidi Smith

Investigating the Roles of A2A and TrkB Receptor Proteins in Response to Cholesterol and Brain-derived Neurotrophic Factor in an Alzheimer’s Disease Model

 

Third Award of $500

Tejas Dharmaraj

Manav Sevak

Indicting Alzheimer's: Novel Methods of Preventing Glial Scarring through the Downregulation of Cerebral Vimentin and Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein

 

Third Award of $500

Leighton Braunstein

Developmental Gene Lis1 in the Adult Brain Is Necessary for Spatial But Not for Novelty Memory

 

SAO Updates

APA Offers Awards at Intel ISEF to Promote Psychology Research as a Career

 
   
 

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