Phoebe Ellsworth has been awarded the 2014 Nalini Ambady Award for Mentoring Excellence from the Society of Personality and Social Psychology. The award honors a "personality or social psychologist who has demonstrated a career-long commitment to fostering the professional and  intellectual development of students and early career researchers. This award is intended to recognize exceptional and selfless efforts to shape our field through mentoring activities that promote research integrity, impact, and productivity." Professor Ellsworth will be presented with the award at the upcoming SPSP meetings in February 2015.

In addition to the Nalini Ambady Award for Mentoring Excellence, Phoebe was also awarded SPSP's Career Contribution Award. This award "honors a scholar who has made major theoretical and/or empirical contributions to social psychology and/or personality psychology or to bridging these areas. Recipients are recognized for distinguished scholarly contributions across long and productive careers."