Research Award

 

 Award Winners

Recent Research AwardWinners Descriptions

2014 Outstanding Dissertation Award: Astrid Joanna Tonna

2015 Outstanding Dissertation Award: Dr. Brendon Byrne Browne, PhD

2015 Outstanding Dissertation Award: Tom Mboya Okaya

2015 Outstanding Independent Research Award: Dr. Robert E. Lockwood, Tina G. Allen, and Rhonda G. Chicone

2017 Outstanding Dissertation Award:  Dr. Eva Allen

Outstanding Research Awards
in Invitational Education

*Outstanding Research Award*
*Outstanding Dissertation Award*

The award will be given annually to promote the scholarly study of the theory and practice of Invitational Education and to broaden and deepen its supportive research base. Applications are open to anyone who has completed research in the field of Invitational Education since June 30, 2013. The recipient does not need to be present at the conference to receive the award. The research can be for a dissertation, or the research can be done independently.

Criteria:

  • Research is based on the theory and practice of Invitational Education
  • Research contributes to the field of Invitational Education
  • The study is of exemplary quality
  • Nominees must be members of IAIE

Requirements for Submission:

  • Title sheet showing the dissertation title, the awarding institution, the members of the dissertation committee, the date of completion of the degree, and the nominee’s current contact information (if a dissertation)
  • Title sheet showing the title and the nominee’s current contact information (if not a dissertation)
  • A summary of the study (no more than 2000 words)
  • A copy of the entire study
  • A letter from the person who conducted the research addressing the reasons that the study deserves the award
  • A letter of recommendation from a member of the committee, preferably the Chair (if a dissertation), addressing the reasons that the study deserves the award
  • A letter of recommendation from a colleague or preferably the head of Department (if not a dissertation) addressing the reasons that the study deserves the award

All documents should be submitted in electronic format in separate attachments to Jenny Edwards (jedwards@fielding.edu),
IAIE Outstanding Research Award Chair

When Due: August 1, 2018

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Chairperson: Jenny Edwards
jedwards@fielding.edu