• ATHENA® Organizational Award Application

  • If you have any questions, please email Michelle Braswell, [email protected] for assistance. 

  • I would like to nominate the following company for the ATHENA® Organizational Award:

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  • Nominated by:

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  • Evaluation of each company is weighted as following:

  • Culture: 40%
    Has created a culture that encourages women employees to achieve their full leadership potential.

    Community: 20%
    Contributes time and energy to improve the quality of life for others in the community.

    Women in Leadership: 40%
    Actively includes women in leadership positions at the executive, senior, manager/director, and board level.

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  • Culture

  • Please provide specific examples of how the company or organization has created a culture that supports, develops, honors, or encourages women employees to achieve their full leadership potential. 

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  • Community

  • Please provide specific examples of how the company or organization gives back to the larger community of women and girls by providing and/or supporting leadership development opportunities and initiatives. 

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  • Professional Leadership

  • To illustrate the organization's commitment to women in leadership, please describe the company's executive and senior leadership teams, as well as the board of directors (if applicable). Clearly outline the number of leadership positions available and the number held by women of all racial and ethnic backgrounds. 

  • How has the nominee helped advance their organization’s diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives or their personal knowledge of DE&I? 

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  • Supporting Information

  • Note: This is in addition to the previous questions.

    Please include any additional information that you feel is important for the consideration of the nominated company. You may add links to news coverage, information about awards, honors received, etc. Additional information should contextualize how your nominee supports, develops, and honors women leaders and helps them achieve their full potential. 

  • If you have trouble uploading or submitting supporting documents, please email these files to [email protected] to attach to the application.