Best Student Poster Award

2023 Recipient

Jessica Simpson, M.S., University of Minnesota 
"What Is Useful For Sibling Interventions in Foster Care? Perspectives and Ideas From Those With Former Foster Care Experience"



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