Virginia State University, USA
“The Next Hundred Years of HBCUs: An Exploratory Study of HBCU Sustainability and Internationalization With Africa and the African Diaspora“
In 2015, the International Society for Educational Planning named the Outstanding Dissertation Award in honor of the late Dr. Glen Earthman. This award recognizes outstanding dissertations related to all aspects of educational planning.
Dissertations that deal with planning and program implementation on the international, state/provincial, regional, local and individual school or building levels are welcomed. Individuals who have earned their doctoral degree in 2023 or 2024 may individually submit their dissertation for consideration. The chairperson of the dissertation committee or any member of the committee also may recommend a dissertation for consideration.
Individuals who are chosen for recognition will be asked to make a presentation of their findings at the annual meeting. In addition, these individuals will be asked to submit a manuscript to the Society’s journal, Educational Planning.
An electronic version of the dissertation should be emailed to facilitate distribution to the committee for a double-blind review, with all identifying information removed from the title page, Acknowledgements, and other sections. Complete identification including name, address, phone number, and email address should accompany the dissertation on a separate page. Deadline for submission is August 16, 2024. Individuals to be recognized will be notified no later than September 13, 2024. Individuals to be recognized will be notified no later than September 15, 2023. Interested candidates or nominees are encouraged to submit documents, with the subject line “2024 ISEP Earthman Outstanding Dissertation Award Submission”, to: