Due to the Corona pandemic the 17th European Congress of Psychology has been rebooked for 5-8 July 2022 in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

As a result the call for nominations for the EFPA awards 2021 will start at the end of 2021 and the awards will be presented at the European congress in July 2022. Furthermore the criteria and procedures for the awards are being updated and this information as well as the process of nomination will be published on our website after the summer 2021.

We look forward to receiving lots of nominations and hope to welcome you at our congress in Ljubljana in July 2022

Aristotle Prize

The Aristotle Prize was given to EFPA by the President of the 4th European Congress of Psychology in 1995 Athens, Greece, to be awarded to a psychologist from Europe who has made a distinguished contribution to psychology.

Wilhelm Wundt - William James Award

The American Psychological Foundation’s (APF) Wilhelm Wundt – William James Award is given at the biennial European Congress of Psychology.

Comenius Early Career Award

The Comenius Early Career Psychologist Award was given to EFPA by the Union of Psychologists’ Associations of the Czech Republic (UPA CR), to be awarded to a young psychologist from Europe who has made an original contribution to psychology as a science and profession.

Robert Roe Award for Outstanding Contribution of Psychology to Society

Robert Roe was President of EFPA from 2009 to 2015. He has throughout his career been instrumental and influential in bringing Psychologists across Europe together.

Lev Vygotsky Award

Lev Semyonovich Vygotsky (Russian: Лев Семёнович Выго́тский, IPA: [vɨˈɡotskʲɪj]; November 17 [O.S. November 5] 1896 – June 11, 1934) was a Soviet psychologist.