Individuals are encouraged to submit nominations for the Washington State University Tri-Cities Women of Distinction Awards by Monday, Feb. 26. This award recognizes people who identify as women and their allies who have worked to elevate the status and equality of women. Nominees can be campus and community members, or alumna who have made notable contributions to WSU Tri-Cities through service, teaching or involvement.
The award is presented to five distinguished individuals each year, who meet some or all of the following criteria:
“The Women of Distinction Awards are important for WSU Tri-Cities because they acknowledge the accomplishments of women and allies associated with our campus,” said Sandra Haynes, chancellor of WSU Tri-Cities. “These awards offer a platform to come together, establish connections, and enable the sharing of knowledge and resources.”
To submit a nomination and for more information, visit tricities.wsu.edu/women-of-distinction.
WSU Tri-Cities will host an award ceremony on Thursday, March 28 from 5:30 - 7 p.m. at the WSU Tri-Cities Art Center to honor the selected individuals, as well as those nominated for the award.
Email your press release and a photo to Austin Regimbal, Marketing & Communications Director. Press releases are posted in their entirety. This is a free benefit for members of the Tri-City Regional Chamber.