Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences would like to invite up to two students
from each accredited Doctoral program to participate in the fourth ACJS
Doctoral Summit during the 2018 Annual Meeting. The conference will be held February 13-17, 2018, in New Orleans, LA.
Materials and Submission Deadline:
should be submitted in the following order as one
pdf file to Deeanna Button at email@example.com by October 15.
Please look for a confirmation of receipt within 48 business
· ACJS pdf fillable
One letter of
must have completed an M.A./M.S and at least one full
year of the doctoral program.
Up to two
students from each program will be selected to participate.
to participate in the Summit will be awarded a scholarship that
includes the conference registration fee and lodging costs for three nights
(Wednesday, February 14 to Friday, February 16).
share a room with another Summit candidate, and roommates will be matched on
successfully complete all of the requirements will receive a certificate of
completion and official recognition as a Doctoral Fellow of ACJS by
Participation Requirements and
complete 7.5 hours of professional development training, plus an orientation
and debriefing dinner. The 7.5 hours of professional development training
will be covered over six separate workshop sessions. Four of these
sessions are required, the remaining two will be elective sessions of their
choice. Students who fail to complete all 7.5 hours of professional
development, and/or attend other required events, will not receive a
certificate of completion.
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One of the
following research-based workshops:
§ Building your Research Portfolio
§ Introduction to Grant/Contract Proposals
§ An Introduction to the NIJ Fellowship Opportunities
Dissertation and Comps
Preparing for the
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Learning in the Classroom
required events (2)
A student may
only miss a mandatory session because s/he is presenting research at another
scheduled panel, and s/he is the first-author of that paper. The student
must then make up that mandatory session by attending an additional, optional
notify the Summit organizers prior to arrival of any/all scheduling conflicts
by January 1st.
Students who have
more than one scheduling conflict with the mandatory Summit events will be
excluded from participating; their scholarship will be rescinded and offered to
contact Deeanna Button at firstname.lastname@example.org with any