The Don E. Ackerman Research Fellowship in Educational Leadership supports research that advances leadership in education through better understanding or practice.

This fellowship is administered by the Office of the President, not the Office of Financial Aid. For more information, email grants@waldenu.edu.

Recipients

  • 2019: Michelle Mitchell
  • 2018: Christine Liebe and Dr. Blessing Adeoye
  • 2017: Not Awarded
  • 2016: Not Awarded
  • 2015: Not Awarded
  • 2014: Not Awarded
  • 2013: Not Awarded
  • 2012: Not Awarded
  • 2011: Sarah Abitbol
  • 2010: Judith Buenaflor
  • 2009: Debra Lawrence
  • 2008: Michelle McCabe Trofort
  • 2007: Kay Lehmann

Award

The fellowship provides funding to support faculty or student research projects that contribute either theoretical or applied knowledge that may change education at the preK–12 levels, in any educational field or position. The program is designed to encourage research conducted in the name of Walden University and contributing to the continuing improvement of teaching and learning through leadership.

Applying

Questions and application materials must be submitted electronically to grants@waldenu.edu.

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