Excellence in Business (Small/ Medium - 100 employees or less)

A Lincoln area female employee who works for a small/medium size business and makes a difference in the lives of her colleagues in the business or in her networking groups, who contributes to nonprofits, the local community or women's/girls' groups.

 

Excellence in Business (Large - 101 employees or more)

A Lincoln area female employee who works for a large size business and makes a difference in the lives of her colleagues in the business or in her networking groups, who contributes to nonprofits, the local community or women's/girls' groups.

 

Excellence in Entrepreneurship

A Lincoln area female entrepreneur who has made a difference in the lives of other women or girls. She is a business owner who lives and runs her business with high values and standards, contributing to the local community and nonprofits, helping other business owners and/or her staff to develop, sharing her skills and inputs for the benefit of others.

 

Excellence in Government Service

A Lincoln area female that works in federal, state or local government who has made a difference in the lives of other women or girls. She is a woman who has high values and standards, contributing to the local community and nonprofits, helping other business owners and/or her staff to develop, sharing her skills and inputs for the benefit of others.

 

Excellence in Education

A Lincoln area female educator or administrator who has made a difference in the lives of other women or girls. She is a woman who has high values and standards, contributing to the local community and nonprofits, helping other business owners and/or her staff to develop, sharing her skills and inputs for the benefit of others.

 

Excellence in Philanthropy

A Lincoln area philanthropist who has made a major difference to local charities or nonprofits through time, talent or treasure provided.

 

Excellence in Healthcare

A Lincoln area female that works in the area of healthcare who has made a difference in the lives of other women or girls. She is a woman who has high values and standards, contributing to the local community and nonprofits, helping other business owners and/or her staff to develop, sharing her skills and inputs for the benefit of others.

 

Future Business Leader / Scholarship

A Lincoln area female student, or a recent High School graduate who has contributed exceptionally to school activities, her local community, and philanthropy or girls groups over the past year. She will have made a difference in the lives of others, and will have truly excelled, not only in her academics, but as a leader and role model at her school. She has a strong sense of self, a success-driven work ethic and great career aspirations after graduation.

 

Founders Award

This award will recognize a woman who has dedicated herself to leading a specific community event, project or fundraiser to benefit and improve the lives of women in the Lincoln area. This will be focused on one project or effort rather than a compilation of work.

 

Excellence in Nonprofit 

A Lincoln area woman who works for a nonprofit organization that helps improve the lives of others in the community. She goes above and beyond in her role at the nonprofit and empowers her colleagues. She is a woman who has high values and standards and is dedicated to helping other women or girls.