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PLDA is open to any Rutgers University doctoral student from Camden, Newark, New Brunswick, and RBHS. The program invites nominations for student from all disciplines within the university and encourages nominations from women and minorities in order to enhance diversity among future academic administrators nationally.

Nominations for participation in the Academy must be submitted by program director, department chair, dean, or vice-president. Once nominated, the prospective PLDA Fellow will be notified about completion of the necessary online nominee information to be considered. 

Fellows must be able to attend all of the in-person classes on Fridays from 9:00 am – 11:00 am in New Brunswick.

A letter announcing the opening of the nomination process will be emailed early in the Spring semester. If you are a program director, department chair, dean, or vice-president and would like to nominate someone for PLDA, click here to access the application (only available during the nomination period).