The Frank Dilley Award for Outstanding Doctoral Study is bestowed upon a Walden student whose doctoral study is judged as meeting the highest standards of academic excellence. This award was created to honor Dr. Dilley’s academic contributions to North American higher education as well as his dedication to Walden University’s academic programs.
- Dr. Kenneth Powers
- Dr. Douglas Hudson Tedford*
- Dr. Keenjal Pattni-Shah
- Dr. Kimberly Showalter-Barnes*
*Winners of what was formerly called the Outstanding Doctoral Study Award.
Note: Winners prior to summer 2011 were PhD students who received the award for their outstanding dissertation work.