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> Women of Color STEM Professional Categories
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> Women of Color STEM Outstanding Achievement Award (OAA) Categories

 


Women of Color STEM Academia Categories

WOC Peer Reviewed (PR) — Academia Awards:
These awards are granted to individuals in the academic community. The nomination applications are reviewed and recommended for an award by a panel of leaders from industry, government, and academia.

 
Educational Leadership - College-Level Promotion of Education
Nominee must be a collegiate faculty or administrative staffer who has demonstrated a strong commitment to preserving superior engineering, scientific and technical education programs.
The nominee package should show:
1. The success of the programs at the nominee's school
2. The timeliness of the programs to the needs of the society and the corporate and public sectors
3. The nominee's effectiveness in generating interest in STEM among women, racial and ethnic minorities
4. The impact on under-served minorities [students] seeking careers in STEM
5. Quality of supporting documentation

 
Educational Leadership - K-12 Promotion of Education
Nominee must be a teacher or educator with a demonstrated commitment to enhancing STEM career opportunities for women and minorities through promotion of STEM education programs and exemplary teaching and outreach activities.
The nominee package should show:
1. The success of the programs at the nominee's school
2. The timeliness of the programs to the needs of the society and the corporate and public sectors
3. The nominee's effectiveness in generating interest in STEM among women, racial and ethnic minorities
4. The impact on under served students seeking careers in STEM

 
Student Leadership
This award recognizes an undergraduate or graduate student with creative verve and an accomplished academic record. The nominee should have inspiring grades and a proven desire to help others to succeed. Awards are granted separately for student leadership as undergraduates and as graduate students.
The nominee package should show:
1. The nominees' extracurricular activities
2. The nominee's academic achievements
3. Impact on other students and their future interests 
4. Role model potential 
5. Value of contributions to society 
6. Quality of supporting documentation