The Asian Association of Social Psychology Awards & Scholarships include
Park Jung-heun & Jung Tae-gon Young Scholar Awards
KS Yang Travel Award
The Misumi Award is for papers of the year in the Asian Journal of Social Psychology
Misumi Award is established jointly by the Japanese Group Dynamics Association and the Asian Association for Social Psychology in honor of Professor Jyuji Misumi, a long time president of JGDA who made great contributions to the development of social psychology in Asia.
The award is given to the author(s) of the article in the Asian Journal of Social Psychology of which contribution to the development of social psychology in Asia is most prominent.
The selection committee consists of five members. Three are recommended by the Japanese Group Dynamics Association, and two by the Asian Association for Social Psychology.
The Award is granted each year. The ceremony for granting the Award and the prize of $1,000 takes place at the Conference of the Asian Association of Social Psychology.
One paper is selected for the Misumi Award each year from the papers published in the previous year's volume of the Asian Journal of Social Psychology. The selection procedure is:
All papers published in the Asian Journal of Social Psychology are eligible for the Misumi Award.
Wolfgang Wagner, Nicole Kronberger, Motohiko Nagata, Ragini Sen, Peter Holtz and Fátima Flores Palacios (2010).
Essentialist theory of 'hybrids': From animal kinds to ethnic categories and race. Asian Jounal of Social Psychology, 13(4), 232-246.
Yoshihisa Kashima, Paul Bain, Nick Haslam, Kim Peters, Simon Laham, Jennifer Whelan, Brock Bastian, Stephen Loughnan, Leah Kaufmann and Julian Fernando (2009).
Folk theory of social change. Asian Jounal of Social Psychology, 12 (4), 227-246.
James H. Liu, Li-Li Huang, Catherine McFedries (2008).
Cross-sectional and longitudinal differences in social dominance orientation and right wing authoritarianism as a function of political power and societal change. Asian Jounal of Social Psychology, 11 (2), 116-126.
Kenji Noguchi (2007).
Examination of the content of individualism/collectivism scales in cultural comparisons of the USA and Japan. Asian Jounal of Social Psychology, 10 (3), 131-144.
Yuriko Zemba (2006).
Responses to organizational harm: Mechanism of blaming managers as proxies for a culpable organization. Asian Journal of Social Psychology, 9 (3), 184–194.
Elizabeth A. Hardie, Christine Crichley & Zoe Morris (2006).
Self-coping complexity: Role of self-construal in relational, individual and collective coping styles and health outcomes. Asian Journal of Social Psychology, 9(3), 224-235.
Sau-Lai Lee, Chi-Yue Chiu & Tsz-Kit Chan (2005).
Some boundary conditions of the expressor culture effect in emotion recognition: Evidence from Hong Kong Chinese perceivers. Asian Jounal of Social Psychology, 8(3), 224-243.
Li-Li Huang, James H. Liu, & Maanling Chang (2004).
The double identity' of Taiwanese Chinese: A dilemma of politics and culture rooted in history. Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 7, Issue 2.
Michael W. Morris, Kwok Leung, & Sheena S. Iyengar (2004).
Person perception in the heat of conflict: Negative trait attributions affect procedural preferences and account for situational and cultural differences. Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 7, Issue 2.
Kuang-Hui Yeh, & Olwen Bedford (2003)
A test of the Dual Filial Piety model.
Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 6, Issue 3.
Liu J. H., Lawrence B., Ward C., & Abraham S. (2002).
Social representations of history in Malaysia and Singapore: On the relationship between national and ethnic identity.
Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 5, Issue 1.
David Matsumoto & Cenita Kupperbusch (2001)
Idiocentric and allocentric differences in emotional expression, experience, and the coherence between expression and experience.
Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 4, Issue 2.
James S. Uleman, Eun Rhee, Nenshad Bardoliwalla, Gun Semin & Midori Toyama (2000)
The relational self: Closeness to ingroups depends on who they are, culture, and the type of closeness. Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 3, Issue 1.
Sik Hung Ng, Cynthia S. F. Loong, James H. Liu & Ann Weatherall (2000)
Will the young support the old? An individual-and family-level study of filial obligations in two New Zealand cultures. Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 3, Issue 2.
Takano, Y. & Osaka, E. (1999)
An unsupported common view: Comparing Japan and the U.S. on individualism/collectivism.
Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 2, Issue 3.
Yamaguchi, S. (1998)
Biased risk perceptions.
Asian Journal of Social Psychology Vol. 1, Issue 2.
The Park Jung-heun Young Scholar Award was established to provide financial travel assistance for young Asian psychologists to attend the Biennial Conference of the Asian Association of Social Psychology.
Jung Tae-gon Young Scholar Award supports young scholars from economically developing countries to participate in the AASP conference.
The recipients of the Young Scholar Award will receive a plaque, certificate, $500 to cover travel expenses to attend the AASP conference, and the cost of registration. The awards will be given during the biennial conference of AASP.
Park Jung-heun Young Scholar Award will be given to two young scholars from Asia.
Jung Tae-gon Young Scholar Award will be given to two young scholars from economically developing countries in Asia (excluding Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and Singapore).
Applicants should have completed or be near completion of their doctoral dissertation and should be below the age of 40. The winning papers will be considered for the AASP publication, Progress in Asian Social Psychology.
Interested applicants should submit the following:
Park Jung-Heun Young Scholar Awards
Peilian Chi, The University of Hong Kong, SAR China
Ansuk Jeong, University of Illlinois at Chicago, USA
Jung Tae-Gon Young Scholar Awards
Fraide A. Ganotice, Jr., Palawan State University, Philippines
Tuheena Mukherjee, Indian Institute of Technology, India
Park Jung-Heun Young Scholar Awards
Shengquan Ye, City University of Hong Kong
Ronnel B. King, The University of Hong Kong
Jung Tae-Gon Young Scholar Awards
Guan Jian, Nan Kai University
Chen Hao, Nan Kai University
2007: Sabah, Malaysia
The Second Park Jung-Heun Young Scholar Awards
The First Jung Tae-Gon Young Scholar Awards
Professor Kuo-shu Yang is the founder of indigenous Chinese psychology. He has worked his entire career promoting the development of psychology indigenous to Asia, and set up this fund through generous contributions from individuals in Taiwan.
In recognition of the huge range of conditions facing social psychologists across different countries in Asia, Professor Yang established an endowment to enable young scholars in economically developing countries to attend the AASP conference.
Hence, the KS Yang Travel Award is administered by AASP to provide financial assistance for deserving young scholars from developing countries to attend the biennual conference.
AASP has designated the KS Yang travel award to provide financial assistance for deserving young scholars from developing countries to attend the AASP Conference.
In 2005, AASP provided ONE all expenses paid trip (travel, registration fees, and accommodation) to the most deserving applicant.
In addition, it may be possible that some lesser awards will be made.
Applicants of less than 40 years of age from any developing nation are eligible.
In addition to the normal procedure of submitting an abstract for the conference, KS Yang award applicants should also supply
The length of this paper should be between 4,000-6,000 words.
Winning papers will be submitted for publication in 'Contributions to Asian Social Psychology' (AASP's conference proceedings).
Shamsul Haque, Islamic International University (Malaysia)
“Gender variation in reminiscence phenomena: A cross-cultural investigation”.
Sovanny Chhim, Royal University of Phnom Penh
"Job Satisfaction and Empowerment in the Workplace among Cambodian Women."
Augustus Anonuevo, University of the Philippines at Los Banos
"(In)Tolerance and political leanings of members and non-members of charismatic groups and political organizations in Lagun"
Augusto Legaspi, University of the Philippines, Diliman,
"Attaining desired outcomes in Catholic parishes: The meanings of parish competence"