Dr. Maria Schutte, Michigan Technological University and Dr. Vaneesha Boney, University of Denver after the capping ceremony at The PhD Project Annual Conference!
Perhaps the most significant investment we can
make is in the development of future business leaders.
We all know the importance of a diverse workforce. Without it, our
ideas become singular and complacent. The PhD Project looks to
put an end to all that. We are an alliance of foundations, corporations, universities, and professional and academic organizations.
We are dedicated to increasing minority representation in the business world by creating opportunities to get minority professors up in
front of the classroom to serve as role models for the next generation
of minority business leaders.
This year, The PhD Project proudly celebrates 15 years of achievement. When we started in 1994, there were only 294 minority busi-
ness professors in the United States. Today, we are proud to report
that number has more than tripled to over 960 and is increasing
To learn how our fifteen years of achievements have transformed
lives and the business world, visit www.PhDProject.org/celebrate
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To find out more about supporting The PhD Project, contact Bernard
J. Milano at 201-307-7662, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Graduate Management Admission
212 Participating Universities
State Street Corporation/State
Robert K. Elliott
JP Morgan Chase Foundation
The Merck Company Foundation
Dow Chemical Company
Dixon Hughes PLLC
John Deere Foundation
ACT- 1 Group
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Thank you to our Sponsors:
California State University System
The Schwan Food Company
American Marketing Association
Western Union Foundation
The Federal Reserve Bank of
To see the full list of prestigious participating academic institutions, visit us at: