Outstanding Paper Award

2018 Recipient
Bernice Dodor, Ph.D., East Carolina University
“Exploring the Relationships Among Authoritative Parenting, Religiosity, and Adolescent Internalizing Behaviors”

Purpose

To recognize outstanding achievement, this award is presented to the best paper submitted by a professional to the NCFR Annual Conference through the Religion, Spirituality, and Family (RSF) Section.

Award

The award includes a cash prize and a plaque. It is presented to the winner at the Religion, Spirituality, and Family Section annual meeting held at the NCFR Annual Conference.

Criteria

The nominee should:

  • be a professional with at least five years of experience in human development, family studies, family sciences, health, psychology, sociology, or a field of study related to NCFR's mission; and
  • submit a proposal to the NCFR Annual Conference through the RSF Section.
     

Membership in NCFR or the RSF Section is not required.

Nomination/application process

The outstanding paper is selected on the basis of the ratings score that emerges as a result of the peer-review process of paper submissions to the NCFR Annual Conference through the Religion, Spirituality, and Family Section.

Deadline

July 31: The winner is notified by this date