Seattle AWIS Seeking Nominations For Two Annual Awards
Seattle AWIS is seeking nominations for two annual awards, honoring the achievements of
local women in the field of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM):
1. 2015 Seattle AWIS Award for Scientific Advancement
Nominations are open to women with innovative contributions to a field of science, technology,
engineering, or math (STEM) whose work (in academia, industry or public sector) has
made significant scientific advances that have opened new avenues in a research field.
2. 2015 Seattle AWIS Award for Early Career Achievement
Nominations are open to women who have led their own research lab/research program
or division for less than 6 years in an academic, non-profit, public sector or industry setting,
and, while early in their career, show exceptional potential for leadership and innovation in her field.
We will honor both awardees at a banquet to be held in June 2015 that will be open to
both members and non-members. The awardees will be chosen by the Award
Committee after evaluation of all submitted nominations and approved by the Seattle
AWIS Board. If you would like to participate in the event planning for this award
or sponsor the award, please contact us at Award to get involved.
Please fill out the Award by
November 15th 2014, 6 PM PDT deadline.