The NCBAA-Northeast Region Dissertation of the Year award will recognize an individual whose exemplary doctoral dissertation aligns with the mission of NCBAA, contributes to the literature on community colleges, and/or makes a substantial contribution to policy, procedures, and practice that has an impact on African American students, faculty, staff, and administrators. Exemplary research revises understanding of a researchable problem associated with African Americans in the community college, identifies a research problem new to the field, and/or demonstrates sound interdisciplinary research. Only dissertations judged to be truly outstanding will be recognized.
Nominations for the Dissertation of the Year award must include the following materials:
Submission Process: Send an electronic copy of the nomination materials the NCBAA Northeast Executive Office via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Incomplete nomination materials will not be considered. Dissertations previously nominated will not be reconsidered. Each nominee may submit up to two nominations.
Submission Deadline: Electronic nomination materials must be submitted via email no later than Friday, February 14, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.
To be eligible for the Dissertation of the Year award, the recipient must:
Both members and non-members of NCBAA-Northeast Region will be considered for this award.
The recipient of the Dissertation of the Year Award will receive the following:
NCBAA-Northeast Region areas: Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Virgin Islands