The European Association for Research on Adolescence (EARA) has awarded Wim Meeus and Stefanie Nelemans two major awards.
Professor Wim Meeus has been awarded the EARA Lifetime Achievement Award 2016. This award is given biennially by the European Association for Research on Adolescence to one scholar whose overall program of work has had a significant impact on our understanding of development and behavior during adolescence. The EARA Lifetime Achievement Award was founded in 2004 to honor EARA’s founding president.
Dr. Stefanie Nelemans has been awarded the EARA Young Scholar Award 2016. The Young Scholar Award is given biennially by the European Association for Research on Adolescence to one young scholar whose dissertation resulted in published empirical or theoretical studies in international journals that significantly contribute to the understanding of adolescence and adolescent development.