Outstanding Paper Award
Tommy M. Phillips, Ph.D., Mississippi State University; coauthors: Loren Marks, Ellie Kimball, Mary Allison Page, Brandan Wheeler, Michael Goodman, Trevan Hatch, Jennifer Smith, and Sterling Wall
“Family Home Evening: Challenges and Benefits”
Michael Goodman, Ph.D., Brigham Young University; coauthors: Justin Dyer, Mikel Cressman, Anjelica Jerez, Kelsey Johnson, Emily Purtschert, and Joseph Sheen
“LGBTQ Adolescent Suicidality: Religious Salience and Family Flexibility”
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.
The award includes a cash prize and a plaque. It is presented to the recipient at the Religion, Spirituality, and Family Section annual meeting held at the NCFR Annual Conference.
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.
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.
July 31: The recipient is notified by this date