The Edwin M. Bridges Award presents at annual meeting of the University Council for Educational Administration (UCEA) in recognition of his significant contributions to the preparation and development of school leaders. The UCEA is a consortium of major universities in the US and Canada that offer doctoral training in the field of educational administration. The Edwin M. Bridges Award is the most prestigious award in the field, presented annually for original and outstanding work in the area educational leadership. Key criteria include the design and implementation of innovative school leadership development programmes, high quality conceptual and empirical research that illuminates important issues, research-based tools that enhance leadership education and long term, high impact contributions to leader development.
The University Council for Educational Administration (UCEA)