JSCP Distinguished Presentation Award
The JSCP Distinguished Presentation Award is
awarded to a number of the most excellent presentations given at the JSCP
annual conference each academic year. It
aims to encourage JSCP members to engage in research on cognitive psychology,
and thus contribute to the development of the academic discipline. The award is divided into five separate
divisions, as described below. Candidates
for the awards are nominated by JSCP members, and the Selection Committee decides
on the winners from among those nominated. For each division, there may be a limited
number of winners (it is also possible that there may be no recipients in a
‘Novelty Evaluation Division: Whether the
research is particularly novel and/or original, in terms of its objectives,
results, or discussion, etc.
‘Technology Evaluation Division: Whether the
methods or technological aspects of the research have particularly high validity,
reliability, and/or innovation.
‘Social Contribution Evaluation Division: Whether the findings obtained
are of important significance in terms of their social contribution.
‘Presentation Ability Evaluation Division: Whether the presenter has
made exceptional effort to deliver a presentation that is attractive and easy to
‘Comprehensive Excellence Evaluation Division: Whether the research
is of exceptional overall excellence.