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2014 AAUW State college Branch Awards


The nomination deadline is January 13, 2014

Help us recognize our branch’s best by submitting nominations for the awards described on this page. Nominations should include a paragraph on how the person, group, or organization meets the award criteria.

Nominations should be sent to Suzanne Kerlin electronically at suziekerlin@gmail.com, or by mail: Suzanne Kerlin, 2465 Circleville Road, #136, State College, PA 16803. Questions? Call Suzanne at 237-5271.

Award recipients will be recognized at the Branch Awards and Scholarship Banquet on May 21st and the AAUW-PA annual meeting on April 12, 2014 in Gettysburg, PA.

View Previous Award Recipients

Branch Spotlight Award

This recognition is for a recent-term contribution by an unsung branch heroine or a branch member exemplifying the spirit of AAUW. This award honors a member who made a big difference in something important to the branch within the past year. The recipient exemplifies the spirit of AAUW and need not be a branch officer or committee chair.

Outstanding Woman

The Outstanding Woman Award recipient is a branch member who has given meritorious service to the branch and to the community over multiple years.

Gateway to Equity Award

The Gateway to Equity Award honors an individual, group or organization that by action and philosophy, has promoted AAUW’s mission of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy or research. The nominator should know the individual, group, or organization and be able to identify several ways in which it meets award criteria.

Centre County Council for Human Services Volunteer of the Year

The  CCCHS  Volunteer of the Year is  recognized  along  with  representatives  from  other  CCCHS 
organizations at the annual CCCHS dinner in April. 

Special Honoree

A Special Honoree is a long-standing member whom the branch nominaes for special recognition for AAUW-PA.