Resources for SIG Officers

The following documents are for use by SIG Officers only.


SIG Handbook (PDF)
SIG Membership and Financial Tools (PDF)
AERA Publications Manual (PDF)
CMS Training Guide (PDF)
Social Media Guidelines and Best Practices for SIGs (PDF)
2018 SIG Election Guidelines (PDF)


Petition for an AERA-Approved Award (PDF)
List of AERA-Approved Awards (PDF)
To request an award plaque for an AERA Sanctioned Award, please use this form.

New SIG Petition

Petition to form a new SIG
Any group of 75 or more active AERA members may petition to establish a new SIG related to a specific topic or area of research that is not a primary focus of any existing SIG or Division of AERA. Click here to access the online SIG Formation Petition. Please submit between August 1 and September 15, 2017. 

SIG Financial Transactions

SIG Deposit and Expense Reimbursement Form (Excel)
(Note: There are individual tabs for Deposits and Expense Reimbursements on this file.) Request for Award

Please contact the Governance office at if you have any questions.

Social Media
Follow List

Follow AERA Divisions, SIGs and Associated Groups
AERA Social Media Follow List

New Logos

AERA has developed a new set of logo designs for each SIG!

SIG Chairs, contact AERA at for access to your SIG’s logo files.

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