The Wilma D. Stricklin Award is awarded to an NIU affiliated individual who has made university wide consistent and lasting changes in the university campus climate or university processes.
Deadline: Completed nominations (nomination form below and two letters of recommendation) must be submitted no later than 4:30 p.m., February 15 Extended to March 1, 2013. For additional information, please email PCSW@niu.edu.
Finalists for the Wilma D. Stricklin Award will have met all of the following criteria:
Demonstrated exemplary leadership/service resulting in a more favorable campus climate for women
Provided continual leadership /service over an extended period of time
Expended efforts beyond expectations and work responsibilities
Achieved results and effected lasting change making NIU a better campus for women
An awards committee appointed by the Commission will review nominations and select a recipient. The award will be presented at the Outstanding Women Student Awards Ceremony on Honors Day. A member of the operating staff, supportive professional staff, faculty, student body or alumni must make nominations for this award. A complete nomination must include:
Nominee information and accompanying statement (below), and
Two additional letters of support. (Only two will be considered, and members of the operating staff, supportive professional staff, faculty, student body or alumni must write them.)
Please consider nominating someone you know for this award!