Celebrating Women Awards

Celebrating Women Awards 2023

We are excited to announce the Celebrating Women Awards will return in 2023. Stay tuned for details coming soon!

See the table below for a full list of celebrated awards. Nominations will open in mid to late February 2023.

Award

Presented By

Criteria

Due Date

Additional Information

Emerging Professional Award

Women's Commission

-Contributes to an environment that supports the rights of women

-Seeks to create opportunities for interaction among women

TBD

Award Description & Nomination Form

Maxine Swanson Advocacy Award

Women's Commission

- Contributes to an environment that supports the rights of all women at GV

- Creates opportunities for interaction among all women on campus

TBD

Award Description & Nomination Form

Unsung Hero Award

Women's Commission

- Contribution to the mission, vision, and values at GV

- Positively impacts GV and/or the surrounding community from behind the scenes

- Improves lives of others through generous acts of kindness

TBD

Award Description & Nomination Form

Women's Community Impact Award

Women's Commission

- Contribution to the advancement of women at GV and/or the community

- Empowers and/or inspires other women as a mentor, role model, or friend

- Commitment to community service

TBD

Award Description & Nomination Form

Barbara Jordan Award

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

- Lasting and profound contributions in the areas of women’s learning, scholarship, and leadership 

TBD

Apply or submit a nomination here

Jean Enright Scholarship Award

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

- Any current student minoring or majoring in Women and Gender Studies

- Participates in community and/or campus service that is centered on women and/or girls

TBD

Apply or submit a nomination here

Positive Black Women Scholarship

Positive Black Women

-Any current GV student that has made a significant service-related contribution to African-American women or girls and/or a demonstrated commitment to African American Women’s issues 

TBD

Apply or submit a nomination here

Outstanding Student Award

The Gayle R. Davis Center for Women & Gender Equity

Any current GV junior or senior who demonstrates a commitment to gender justice

TBD

Contact the Center for Women and Gender Equity for more information



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