Amena Love 2002

Lydia Donaldson Tutt-Jones Memorial Research Grant Recipient

Amena Love was awarded the African American Success Foundation’s Lydia Donaldson Tutt-Jones Memorial Research Grant in 2002 while she was a doctoral student in School Psychology at Michigan State University conducting a study titled School Matters: How Low-Income African American Parents Support School Success examining high achieving African American youth from low-income situations and how parental support and advocacy contribute to this success. Unfortunately, AASF was never notified by Ms. Love or her faculty advisor about whether this study was ever completed nor about any results that may have been obtained.