JOHN SCHMITT AWARD

The John Schmitt Award is presented annually to an individual graduate student. It is presented in the name of John Schmitt, Ph.D., who, as an educational researcher, founded the New England Educational Research Organization.

 

Purpose and Eligibility


This award is presented for outstanding research at the graduate level.  To be eligible, the candidate must be an individual presenting at the Annual Conference who is currently enrolled in an advanced degree program, OR who is presenting a paper-based upon a thesis or dissertation that was completed during his or her graduate study in the past year. Candidates must have initiated, developed, and completed a research paper in education or an allied field.

Application Procedure

There is no formal application form. Applicants should submit the following by March 1, 2021.

  • a copy of the completed research paper (25-page maximum)

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • a letter of support from the advisor or a colleague familiar with the applicant’s research

To nominate a paper, submit the following materials to neero.conference@gmail.com.

Deadline

The deadline for the 2021 conference is March 1, 2021.

AWARD RECIPIENTS (2020-2000)

2020

Kathryn Webly

Merrimack College

2018

Deepa Sryia Vasudevan

Harvard Graduate School of Education

2016

Emilie Clucas

Endicott College

2014

Meghan Hubacz

University of New Hampshire

2012

Elaine Mangiante

University of Rhode Island

2010

Elaine Ward 

University of Massachusetts, Boston 

2008

Randall Lahann & Emilie Mitescu

Boston College

2006

Janet Smith

Boston College

2004

Lara Ramsey

Harvard Graduate School of Education

2002

Mary T. Vetere

Slippery Rock University

2000

Kelly Clark/Keefe

University of Vermont

2019

Nicole Hersey

University of Rhode Island

2017

Steven Netcoh

University of Vermont

2015

Adam Moore

University of Rhode Island

2013

Kelly Swindlehurst

University of Vermont

2011

Cynthia Dean

University of Maine

2009

Monique Jacobs

Johnson & Wales University

2007

Erin McCloskey

University of Albany

2005

Cinzia Pica

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

2003

Alan Amtzis

Boston College

2001

Amy Seldin

Boston College

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