Scholarships and Awards

Dr. Joe Kortz Spirit of Leadership Award

The “Dr. Joe Kortz Spirit of Leadership Award” is given annually to honor the memory of Dr. William “Joe” Kortz, who graduated with his Doctor of Education degree in Educational Leadership in 2002. Established in 2010, the award is presented to an outstanding doctoral student in Education Leadership who best exhibits the excitement, enthusiasm, and joy for learning and education that Joe exemplified.