Paul H. Henkin Memorial Scholarship Award

Note. The 2021 Award Recipient has been announced! View our 2021 NASP Awards, Scholarships and Grants page to read more about this year's recipients. The application process will tentatively open again on September 1, 2021.

The Paul H. Henkin Memorial Scholarship Award recognizes excellence in applied research or program design by a school psychologist who has recently entered the field. Individuals eligible for consideration are primary convention presenters whose proposals are accepted for presentation, who are NASP members, and who have been newly credentialed within the last three years, prior to the proposal submission deadline. The submission deadline has passed and NASP is no longer accepting applications.

2020 Award Recipient: Brittany Zakszeski

Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA

The Paul H. Henkin Memorial Scholarship Award recognizes excellence in applied research or program design by a school psychologist who has recently been credentialed in the field. Eligible individuals are selected from accepted convention presentation submissions. Brittany Zakszeski, PhD, NCSP, is a postdoctoral fellow at the Devereux Center for Effective Schools and a 2019 graduate of Lehigh University's school psychology program. She received the Henkin Award for her paper presentation PA033: Train Smarter, Not Harder: Multi-Tiered Systems of Professional Development Supports.