Denmark-Gunvald Award for Feminist Research and Service

Award nominations closed for 2023/ next DEADLINE June 30, 2024

The Denmark-Gunvald Award for Feminist Research and Service is presented to honor a colleague who has a history of research and service that directly benefits the health, promotion and well-being of women in the world. The recipient is invited to present a talk that relates to his/her research and service.

Award Description

  • An honorarium of $200 USD, an award certificate, and an award plaque
  • An invitation to present an ICP webinar, and encouragement to participate in the ICP Annual Conference, with waived conference registration fee


A colleague in psychology or allied fields. Self nominations are permitted.

Nomination materials and procedure

  • Materials required for the nominations submission:
    • Name, address, phone, fax, and email of nominator and nominee
    • Cover letter indicating how the nominee fits the award criteria (pdf or word)
    • Nominee’s curriculum vitae (pdf or word)

Submit Nomination Here

For inquiries, please contact the award chair, Dr. Amina Muazzam

Past Recipients

  • 2023: No award given
  • 2022: Dr. J Anitha Menon, Visiting Professor at the American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • 2021: Dr. Anila Kamal, Rawalpindi Women University, Pakistan
  • 2020: Dr. Fanny Cheung, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • 2019: Dr. Silvia Canetto, Colorado State University, USA
  • 2018: Dr. Carmen Poulin, University of New Brunswick, Canada
  • 2017: Dr. Irene Frieze, University of Pittsburgh (Emerita), USA
  • 2016: Dr. Joan Chrisler, Connecticut College, USA
  • 2015: Dr. Jan Yoder, Ohio, USA
  • 2014: Dr. Sabine Sczesny, Universität Bern, Switzerland
  • 2013: Dr. Kristi Poerwandari, University of Indonesia, Indonesia
  • 2012: Dr. Ana Guil, Sevilla University, Spain