Women of COLOR (WOC)
STEM Achievement Awards
Friday, May 21, 2021
5:30 – 6:30 PM
Presented Online
 
WOC STEM Achievement Awards recognizes and celebrates diverse women achieving new heights in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Nominations NOW OPEN!

Award Categories

INSPIRATIONAL STEM EMPLOYER – Recognizes outstanding commitment to STEM by an employer of any size, particularly where this is embedded within the culture of the organization.

OUTSTANDING STEM AMBASSADOR (Individual) – Celebrates an individual whose leadership, guidance, and/or mentorship is shown to increase participation in STEM fields among women and people of color over the course of their career. 

OUTSTANDING STEM AMBASSADOR (Organization) – Recognizes an organization and/or company for efforts shown to increase participation in STEM fields among women and people of color over the course of their career. 

INNOVATOR AWARD – Recognizes a leader who identifies, supports, and promotes innovative practices that address important challenges in expanding access to quality STEM education.

EXCELLENCE IN STEM EDUCATION AWARD – Recognizes an educator who exemplifies inclusion and innovation in their teaching strategy to create positive student learning outcomes. 

Agenda

5:30 PM - Opening Remarks & Keynote Speaker

jamila-brown-hairston   Keynote Speaker: Jamila Brown Hairston

   Co-Founder — Cloud Tech Academy 

    Bio

 

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   Emcee: Telisa Daughtry

   Founder and CTO— FlyTechnista 

    Bio

 

5:50 PM - STEM Community Org Presentations

6:05 PM - Award Announcements

6:15 PM - Sponsor Spotlight

6:20 - Closing Remarks

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