The IPA makes a number of awards at its biennial Congress. Our full list of award winners can be found in the Awards Archive (2021 - 2004) or you can download as PDF: click here.
This award, funded by Dr Hayman, was set up in 1997. The effects of the Holocaust on adult survivors have also had a significant impact on the development of their children. The effects on children who were themselves interned in the camps have been less studied and the same is true for those children’s children.
In 2002, the IPA Education Committee set up this award to recognize the best paper on the study and development of psychoanalytic training models.
This prize, funded by Dr Robert L Tyson, dates from 2005. Three finalists, one from each region, are chosen and the winner is awarded the Tyson Prize ($500; $250 is awarded to each of the runners-up). The finalists will be invited to present their papers as part of a dedicated panel at the Congress.
This competition is awarded by the Website Editorial Committee and Culture Committee. Deadline 30 May 2021
2021 recipient: Laurence Kahn
French Psychoanalytical Association
The Elise M. Hayman Award was initiated in 1989 by Dr Max Hayman in memory of his wife, Elise. The award is made biennially for the most cogent, relevant and commendable work on the Holocaust and genocide, current or historical.
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The Research Committee of the IPA has set up an open biennial competition for the four best psychoanalytic research papers/posters to be submitted for consideration for this Award. The competition is not restricted to empirical studies, however the submissions are expected to report the results of systematic investigation of relevance to psychoanalysis. They may be in any field where psychoanalysis is relevant, such as the history of science, law, art, etc.
This award is presented to the two most outstanding papers submitted for each of the 3 IPA regions to be presented at the IPSO Congress. The manuscript must be an original work submitted by an IPSO candidate. To read more details including eligibility please visit the IPSO website.
Call for Videos. Deadline: 30 May 2021
This Competition is awarded by the Website Editorial Board. Deadline 30 May 2021
Purpose: To increase awareness of the need to develop understanding of prejudice of various kinds within psychoanalysis and to honour the work of Dr. Elizabeth Young-Bruehl. Among other books, she wrote “The Anatomy of Prejudice” 1996, which addressed four kinds of prejudice. Her most recent book written just prior to her sudden and untimely death in 2011 was about another kind of prejudice “Childish”
This prize, funded by Cesare Sacerdoti, previously of Karnac Books, dates from 1987. This prize is for the best individual paper by a relatively young author (under 50 years old on 25 July 2017) who is presenting at an international Congress for the first time.
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A feminine boy: normative investments and reparative fantasy at the intersections of gender, race, and religion
Mask Up: Identifying Anger in Gender Formations
From Battleground to Playground: A Winnicottian Reading of the Video Game Avatar as Transitional Phenomenon for the Queer, Transgender, and/or Gender Non-Conforming Patient