Marty Seligman has been awarded the Inaugural TANG Prize for Achievements in Psychology

The TANG Prize for Achievements in Psychology honors a living internationally-recognized scholar in Psychology or a closely-related field who have shown creativity, and rigor in their approach and whose record of achievement has left an indelible mark on the field. The TANG Foundation is a private institution established by Dr. Fay Tang in 2006, headquartered in Toronto, Canada. The objective of the TANG foundation is to raise awareness of the importance of psychological health in the world. The fundamental aim of the TANG Award for Achievements in Psychology is to carry on the family tradition of helping others to achieve wellbeing.