Celebrating Women Awards

Celebrating Women Awards 2020

Due to current events, the Celebrating Women Awards ceremony has been cancelled for 2020.

 

See the table below for a full list of celebrated awards. Please consider nominating students, faculty, and staff for one of the awardsPlease note: nomination deadlines and criteria do vary for each scholarship and award.

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

March 13, 2020

Award Description & Nomination Form

Maxine Swanson 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

March 13, 2020

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

March 13, 2020

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

March 13, 2020

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 

February 28, 2020

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

February 28, 2020

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 

February 28, 2020

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

February 28, 2020

Contact the Center for Women and Gender Equity for more information