Best Student Poster Award

2022 Recipient

Derek D. Morgan, M.A., Texas Tech University
“Younger Sibling Warmth as a Buffer Between Emerging Adult Prospective Uncertainty and Substance Use”


The Best Student Poster Award will recognize students who conduct excellent research on sibling relationships.



A certificate will be presented at the Sibling Relationships focus group annual meeting held at the NCFR Annual Conference. No monetary award will be issued.



For a student to be eligible for this award:

  • their poster must be accepted for presentation at the NCFR conference; and
  • they must be a student at the time of submission; and
  • they must be the first author; and
  • they must be a current member of NCFR and maintain NCFR membership through receipt of the award during the upcoming annual NCFR conference; and
  • their poster must focus on sibling relationships. 


Nomination/application process

Students who meet the award criteria may submit their proposal to the review committee.



June 15: Application deadline

July 31: The winner is notified by this date