This award is bestowed upon a Walden student whose dissertation is judged as meeting the highest university standards of academic excellence.
It honors the dedicated life and distinguished career of one of the nation’s foremost experts in demography, Dr. Harold L. Hodgkinson, who also played an instrumental role in the establishment and academic development of this university.
2015: Dr. Joshua M. Garrin
2014: Dr. Elizabeth Moxley-Paquette
2013: Dr. Piroska Bisits Bullen
2012: Dr. Christopher Hinnerichs
2010: Dr. Carl Eckrode
2009: Dr. Christopher Charles Plum
2008: Dr. Lydia Apori-Nkansah
2007: Dr. Ronald Paige
2006: Dr. Nancy Musarra
2005: Dr. Stan Amaladas
2004: Dr. Janet Pershing