Recognition Awards Nomination Packet
Attention: The following form does not include a feature for saving your progress, please allow enough time to fill out the form in one session. If you would like to submit a nomination online but will need to fill the form out over multiple sittings, you will need to download a word copy (download Microsoft Word version). Once you complete the copy in word, you can copy and paste your answers into the form below.
About the Awards
These awards were established to honor KU students, staff, faculty, and alumnae who have advanced gender equity and contributed to the enrichment and improvement of the campus and community through their service, teaching, or involvement as mentors and role models. Specific awards and requirements are listed below. Recipients will receive a monetary award.
Due Date: Friday, March 22, 2019 by 9 p.m.
BERNADETTE GRAY-LITTLE “EXPANDING THE REACH” AWARD
A staff (unclassified or classified) and a faculty member (professor, instructor, or GTA) who are contributing to campus recruitment and retention efforts through their work to promote gender equity and campus diversity. (1 faculty and 1 staff award given)
OUTSTANDING INTERNATIONAL WOMAN STUDENT
A woman-identified student (undergraduate or graduate) from a country other than the United States who has demonstrated academic achievement and has made a contribution to the campus and/or community through her involvement.
OUTSTANDING NON-TRADITIONAL WOMAN STUDENT
A woman-identified nontraditional student (an undergraduate who is three or more years older than their classmates, commutes 10 or more miles to campus, is married, is a parent of dependent children, and/or is a veteran) who has demonstrated academic achievement and has made a contribution to the campus and/or community through her involvement.
OUTSTANDING WOMAN STUDENT ADVANCING ATHLETICS
A woman-identified student (undergraduate or graduate) who, through her overall excellence as an athlete and team member in KU athletic organizations, has contributed to the advancement of her sport and women’s athletics.
OUTSTANDING WOMAN STUDENT IN LEADERSHIP
A woman-identified student (undergraduate or graduate) who has demonstrated outstanding leadership skills by taking an active role in campus or community organizations, developing a new project or addressing a current need.
GENDER EQUITY IN ACTION AWARD
A student of any gender (undergraduate or graduate) who has made significant contributions to gender equity on the KU campus (3.0 GPA strongly preferred)
ETHEL BOHNING SINGLE MOTHER AWARD
A single mother (primary caregiver) who is a full time undergraduate student and has completed 30 credit hours with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
SALLY MASON OUTSTANDING WOMAN STUDENT IN SCIENCE
A woman-identified undergraduate student in the sciences who has demonstrated academic excellence, involvement in campus activities, and leadership in her academic field with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
KATHLEEN MCCLUSKEY-FAWCETT WOMAN MENTORING WOMEN AWARD
A woman-identified student, staff, or faculty member who has demonstrated outstanding commitment to supporting and mentoring KU women.
MARLESA & HANNALESA RONEY STUDENT SUCCESS MENTOR AWARD
A woman-identified student (undergraduate or graduate) who has contributed to the success of another student.
A complete nomination includes:
- This 2-page nomination form
- A letter of support from someone other than the nominator that address the questions on the second page of this form
* We recommend that all materials be submitted together, but letters may be submitted, as long as they are in by the deadline.
* Your nominee may be qualified for several of the awards listed above, however, no person can be recognized through this process more than once per year. The selection committee determines, based on your recommendations, which award a person receives.
You may submit this form electronically on this site. You can also return the completed form to Emily Taylor Center for Women & Gender Equity (download Microsoft Word version).
Burge Union, Room 1040 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org