Woman of Impact Award

Award Nomination Instructions


The Penn State Behrend division of the Penn State Commission for Women has created a new annual event to highlight the contributions of women at Behrend. This award is bestowed upon a woman who has been significantly engaged with the college, and who has made a meaningful contribution to society in her professional life. The awardee may be an alumna, faculty member, staff member, administrator or student.

The Woman of Impact Award includes a lunchtime presentation and award ceremony, which highlights the achievements of women at Behrend as well as the accomplishments of the awardee. The event also includes opportunities for the awardee to meet with students, faculty, staff, and community. The Commission for Women will work closely to provide ample opportunities for the awardee to mentor current students.


Nominations and Deadline

Nominations are not being accepted at this time.