The Fredric M. Jablin Doctoral Dissertation Award is given annually to a scholar whose doctoral dissertation research, while on any topic and from any discipline, demonstrates substantial insights and implications for the study of leadership. In order to be eligible for the award competition, a doctoral dissertation must be successfully defended between 1 June 2016 and 31 May 2018. This year's winner will be honored at the 20th Annual Global Conference of the International Leadership Association, 24-27 October 2018 in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA where the recipient will present his or her dissertation research.
The recipient of the award will receive the following:
- $1,000 prize
- Complimentary travel expenses and conference registration to ILA's 20th Annual Conference, 24 - 27 October 2018 in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
- Complimentary 1-year membership in the ILA
- Recognition at the ILA conference and in various multi-media ILA publications