The Wayne State Woman of Distinction Student Award is presented to a current Wayne State student who has demonstrated a sustained commitment to women and/or issues of diversity, equity and inclusion while enrolled as a student at Wayne State. We define "commitment" broadly to encompass all areas of university life, on-campus or in the community. The awardee must be registered for at least one credit-bearing course at Wayne State during the 2019-2020 academic year.
Please follow these directions when completing this form.
If this is a self-nomination, write self where appropriate. Please only nominate an individual if both you and the student are available for the award ceremony on November 7, 2019, from 4:30 pm 7:30 pm.
The statement of commitment should be no more than 500 words, and may include the nominee's:
1. Involvement and/or leadership in activities related to women/or issues of diversity, equity and inclusion.
2. Impact achieved related to women/or issues of diversity, equity and inclusion.
3. Plan for continuing commitment to women/issues of diversity, equity and inclusion.
You must upload a copy of registration or transcript showing enrollment or completion of at least one credit-bearing course in Fall 2019.
You may attach files that contain additional supporting materials related to the nominee's commitment to women/issues of diversity, equity and inclusion from published sources, such as newspapers, journals, websites, organizational newsletters.
Nominations are due by September 30, 2019
**Alumna and Students who are current COSW Commissioners and/or CDC committee members/volunteers are not eligible to be nominated.