MPA Foundation

The Michigan Psychological Association Foundation (MPAF)  is “responsible for administering funds for educational and other charitable programs to promote the public mental health welfare and to advance the science and profession of psychology for charitable, educational and scientific purposes.”

The Foundation is organized primarily to receive and administer funds for educational and other charitable programs, to promote the public mental health welfare and to advance the science and profession of psychology for charitable, educational and scientific purposes. In the past several years, the Foundation has awarded dissertation grants to eligible doctoral students in Michigan and has sponsored a diversity poster competition for graduate students attending Michigan Universities. 
 
To further the mission of MPAF, the Board of Directors has made a commitment to award doctoral dissertation scholarships to deserving students attending Michigan universities.  MPAF will be awarding at least one scholarship for up to $1000. 


MPA Foundation Officers
Dr. Debra Smith President,
Dr. Krishna Stilianos Secretary
Dr. Mark Kane as Treasurer.  

Additional members of the board include
Dr. Reid Skeel 
Dr. Chris Trentacosta
Dr. John Pietrofesa
Dr. Kathy Shay
Dr. Kristin Sheridan.