Dr. Jacquelynne Eccles, Wilbert McKeachie and Paul Pintrich Distinguished University Professor Emerita of Psychology and Education; Professor Emerita of Women's Studies; Research Professor Emerita, RCGD, was selected to receive the 2017 APA Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award.

This award "honors psychologists who have made distinguished theoretical or empirical contributions to basic research in psychology." A ceremony and reception honoring all 2017 APA award recipients will take place at the APA convention in Washington, DC on Friday, August 4, 2017.  

Congratulations to Dr. Eccles!