Summer Schools

SASP financially supports selected postgraduate students to attend a variety of Summer Schools by assisting with associated fees, registration, and expenses. Applications have previously involved submitting an application form and one reference to the SASP committee. Below are details of a variety of Summer Schools and related arrangements.

Don’t miss your opportunity to receive financial support to attend a Summer School by becoming a SASP member today.

The Society for Australasian Social Psychology (SASP) Summer School

Every second year, SASP organises a Summer School for postgraduate students who are members of SASP.  It is a fantastic opportunity for postgraduate students from Australasia and overseas to further their knowledge and experience in social psychology and to establish strong networks with academics and postgraduate students in the area. Details of upcoming and past SASP Summer Schools can be found here:

Previous SASP Summer Schools

DateHost Institution & OrganiserLocationTeachers
2023University of MelbourneMelbourne, VICKhandis Blake, Joel Anderson, Michael Thai Nickola Overall, Lydia Woodyatt, Amanda Rotella, Beatrice Alba
2018ANU, UQ, and University of Melbourne Kioloa, NSWMarc Wilson, Danny Osborne, Emina Subasic, Dominic Packer, Martha Augoustinos, Michael Platow
2016University of Melbourne, Australian Catholic University, Deakin, La Trobe, Monash, SwinburneWarrnambool, VICTegan Cruwys, Alex Haslam, Brock Bastian, Simon Laham, Julie Fitness, and Gery Karantzas.
2014UNSW, Tom DensonHideaway Retreat, Wentworth Falls, Blue Mountains, NSW Emma Thomas, Andrew Livingstone, Blake McKimmie, Kip Williams, Jon Maner, Eddie Harmon-Jones, Cindy Harmon-Jones
2012UQ, Jolanda Jetten Stradbroke Island, QLDBlake McKimmie, Tom Postmes, Kelly Fielding, Heather Smith, Tom Denson, Brian Lickel
2010UQ, Jolanda Jetten Stradbroke Island, QLDWinnifred Louis, Stephen Wright, Aarti Iyer, Russell Spears, Eric Vanman, Tiffany Ito
2008University of Melbourne & ANUKioloa, NSW Ken Mavor, Jolanda Jetten, Jim Liu, ?, Michael Wenzel, Tyler Okimoto
2006University of Melbourne & ANU, Michael Platow Kioloa, NSW Vance Locke, Lucy Johnston, Martha Augoustinos, Ann Weatherall, Michelle Ryan, Michael Schmidt
2004La Trobe University, University of Melbourne & ANU, Julian Oldmeadow, Chris Tanti, Maree DalyKioloa, NSW Craig McGarty, Colin Leach, Deb Terry, Julie Duck, Nick Haslam, Michael Halloran

The European Association of Social Psychology (EASP) Summer School

As part of a Summer School exchange agreement with EASP, SASP coordinates the selection of up to five students to attend the biannual EASP Summer School. SASP provides students up to $1,700AUD to help with fees, registration, and expenses.

The Asian Association of Social Psychology (AASP) Summer School,

Through a Summer School exchange agreement with AASP, SASP selects up to three students to attend the AASP Summer School. Successful applicants will have their registration fee waived to attend the summer school in person, and receive up to $700AUD from SASP to support travel costs.

The Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP) Summer School.

SASP has a Summer School exchange agreement with SPSP, where a limited number of students from each association are guaranteed places in the other association’s Summer School. SASP coordinates the selection of up to three SASP students to attend the SPSP Summer School (SISPP), providing funding to help with fees, registration, and expenses.