Doctoral Consortia Share: Facebook LinkedIn Twitter As a part of the Kauffman Foundation’s work to improve the quality of research on entrepreneurship, we support a variety of scholarly training and development activities across the United States. Typically these training opportunities happen as a part of academic annual meetings or at smaller, regional meetings with a heavy focus on doctoral scholars. The list below consists of all entrepreneurship doctoral and early career training programs of which we are aware, both sponsored and non-sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation. * indicates Kauffman Foundation-sponsored doctoral consortia Known Doctoral and Early Career Training Programs in Entrepreneurship Meeting / Doctoral Consortium NameLocationConsortium Date(Updated Quarterly)United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) Doctoral ConsortiumSt. Pete Beach, FloridaJanuary 23-27, 2019Leuphana Conference on Entrepreneurship WorkshopsLeuphana University of Lüenburg, Lüenburg, GermanyJanuary 18-20, 20182019 date TBDEuropean Academy of Management (EURAM) Early Career ColloquiumFriedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU), Bavaria, GermanyFebruary 27-March 1, 2019Sustainability, Ethics and Entrepreneurship (SEE) Conference Junior Faculty & Doctoral Consortium (JFDC)Washington, DCMarch 1-3, 2019 Consortium for Competitiveness and Cooperation (CCC) for Doctoral Student Research*University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CaliforniaMarch 2-4, 20182019 date TBDSouthwest Academy of Management Junior Faculty and Doctoral ConsortiaAlbuquerque, New MexicoMarch 7-10, 20182019 date TBDAcademy of Management (AOM) Perspectives (AMP) Paper Development WorkshopThe Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clearwater Bay, Kowloon, Hong KongMarch 13, 2019The Business History Conference – Academy of Management (AOM) Learning & Education Paper Development & Reviewing WorkshopCartagena, ColumbiaMarch 14, 2019Academy of Management (AOM) Perspectives (AMP) Paper Development WorkshopAuckland, Aotearoa, New ZealandMarch 2020 Entrepreneurship as Practice (EaP) Conference & PhD ConsortiumAudencia Business School, Nantes, FranceApril 3-5, 2019Academy of Management (AOM) Learning & Education Paper Development & Reviewing WorkshopUniversity of Bath, Bath, United KingdomApril 8, 2019Journées PhD DaysUniversité Laval, Quebec City, CanadaMay 9-10, 2019Canadian Council for SMEs and Entrepreneurship Annual Meeting PDW by the Journal of Small Business and EntrepreneurshipDalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaMay 3-5, 20182019 date TBDProfessional Development Workshop (PDW) for Early Career Scholars, Industry Studies Association (ISA)*Nashville, TennesseeMay 30, 2019 George Washington University’s Center for International Business Education & Research (GW-CIBER) Summer Doctoral Institute (SDI)George Washington University, Washington, DCMay 30-July 25, 20182019 dates TBDBabson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC) Doctoral Consortium – Academy of Management (AOM) Learning & Education Paper Development & Reviewing WorkshopBabson College, Boston, MassachusettsJune 4, 2019Graduate Student Research Conference in Business and Economics (GRADCONF 2018)University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus, Sarasota/Bradenton, FloridaJune 4-8, 20182019 date TBDSt. Mary’s University Sobey School of Business International Doctoral ConsortiumBimtech, IndiaJune 6-8, 20182019 date TBDDoctoral Workshop, SMS Oslo 2018 Sharing Strategies for the Connected WorldOslo, NorwayJune 7, 20182019 date TBDSocial Entrepreneurship Intensive Doctoral Seminar (contact Tom Lumpkin for more info at firstname.lastname@example.org)Dublin, IrelandJune 10-15, 20182019 date TBDThe Medici Summer School in Management StudiesBologna, ItalyJune 11-15, 20182019 date TBDSKEMA KTO Paper Development WorkshopSophia Antipolis (French Riviera), FranceJune 25-27, 20182019 date TBDNational Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Entrepreneurship Research Boot Camp (ERBC)*Cambridge, MassachusettsJuly 16-20, 2018 2019 date TBDGlobal Research Symposium on Marketing and Entrepreneurship – American Marketing Association Marketing and Entrepreneurship SIG International Doctoral Consortium*Boston, MassachusettsAugust 7, 20182019 date TBDAcademy of Management (AOM) ENT (Entrepreneurship) Doctoral Consortium*Boston, MassachusettsAugust 9-13, 2019 Academy of Management (AOM) TIM (Technology and Innovation Management) Doctoral ConsortiumBoston, MassachusettsAugust 9-13, 2019 Iberoamerican Academy of Management Conference PDWBoston, MassachusettsAugust 9-13, 2019 Academy of Management (AOM) Midcareer Development Consortium* (BPS, ENT, TIM)Boston, MassachusettsAugust 9-13, 2019 Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation Annual Symposium PDWOxford University, Oxford, United KingdomAugust 30, 20182019 date TBDWest Coast Research Symposium on Technology Entrepreneurship (WCRS) Doctoral Consortium*Stanford University, Stanford, CaliforniaSeptember 11, 2019SEI (Strategy, Entrepreneurship & Innovation) Doctoral ConsortiumBath, United KingdomSeptember 15-16, 20172019 date TBDEuropean Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship PhD ColloquiumKalamata, GreeceSeptember 19-20, 2019 Strategic Management Society (SMS) Doctoral WorkshopParis, FranceSeptember 22-25, 20182019 date TBDAcademy of Management (AOM) Perspectives (AMP) Paper Development WorkshopUniversity of Bergamo, Bergamo, ItalyOctober 18, 2018Academy of Management (AOM) Discoveries Paper Development WorkshopMichigan State University, Lansing, MichiganOctober 23, 2018Academy of Management (AOM) Discoveries Paper Development WorkshopBoston College, Boston, MassachusettsOctober 26, 2018Euromed Academy of Business Annual Conference Doctoral SeminarsCyprusOctober 29-November 3, 2018Academy of Management (AOM) Discoveries Paper Development WorkshopTexas A&M University, College Station, TexasNovember 3, 2018Southern Management Association Annual Meeting – Academy of Management (AOM) Learning & Education Paper Development WorkshopLexington, KentuckyNovember 6-10, 2018Academy of Management (AOM) Discoveries Paper Development WorkshopUniversity of Southern California, Marshall School of Business, Los Angeles, CaliforniaNovember 9, 2018Doctoral Workshop, SMS Hyderabad 2018 Special Conference on Rethinking Corporate Strategy in the Age of ParadoxHyderabad, IndiaDecember 16, 2018AOM Specialized Conference: From Start Up to Scale Up – Academy of Management (AOM) Perspectives (AMP) Paper Development WorkshopTel Aviv, IsraelDecember 17, 2018Israel Strategy Conference Doctoral ConsortiumTechnion, Haifa, IsraelDecember 17, 20172018 date TBD Known Doctoral/Early-Career Awards in Entrepreneurship Award NameSponsorDue Date(Updated Quarterly)Illinois Qualitative Dissertation AwardInternational Institute for Qualitative InquiryJanuary 16, 2019Emerging Scholar AwardAcademy of Management (AOM) ENT DivisionJanuary 31, 20182019 date TBDHeizer Doctoral Dissertation Award in New Enterprise Development -OR- National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Doctoral Dissertation Award in Entrepreneurship and Independent Business [ NOTE: You can only apply to one of these awards ]Academy of Management (AOM) ENT DivisionJanuary 31, 20182019 date TBDBest International Dissertation AwardInternational Theme Committee (ITC) of the Academy of Management (AOM) and Emerald Group PublishingJanuary 31, 20182019 date TBDTIM (Technology and Innovation Management) Best Dissertation Award Academy of Management (AOM) TIM DivisionFebruary 2, 20182019 date TBDWiley Blackwell Outstanding Dissertation AwardAcademy of Management (AOM) Strategic Management (STR) DivisionFebruary 2, 20182019 date TBDGrigor McClelland Doctoral Dissertation Award Journal of Management Studies (JMS) and the Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS)February 28, 20182019 date TBDFamily Firm Institute (FFI) Best Dissertation AwardFamily Firm Institute (FFI) March 1 annuallyFamily Firm Institute (FFI) Best Unpublished Paper AwardFamily Firm Institute (FFI)April 15 annuallyAlvah H. Chapman Jr. Outstanding Dissertation AwardThe Center for Leadership at Florida International UniversityMay 1, 20182019 date TBDOxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation Best Dissertation AwardOxford University Centre for Corporate ReputationJune 1, 20182019 date TBDIndustry Studies Association (ISA) Annual Dissertation AwardIndustry Studies Association (ISA)December 15, 2018 Please contact us if any of the above information is incorrect or if you know of other doctoral trainings or awards in entrepreneurship.