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SPSP offers over 20 different types of awards celebrating both the accomplishments of distinguished scholars in Social and Personality Psychology and provide funding to allow researchers to come share their science with their peers.

SPSP also offers The Media Award for Excellence in Science Journalism to honor a member of the media for excellence in coverage of the personality and social psychology field.



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SPSP Conferences

SPSP's 19th Annual Convention will take place in Atlanta, Georgia from March 1-3, 2018. At the convention, symposium sessions will cover a wide array of subject areas in social and personality science. Addtionally, thousands of attendees will present their research in poster sessions throughout the weekend and award sessions will recognize many for their contributions to social and personality science. Be the first to catch their cutting-edge research.

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A replication of one of the most widely known obedience studies, the Stanley Milgram experiment, shows that even today, people are still willing to harm others in pursuit of obeying authority.


Read up on the latest research in SPSP’s three publications.


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