The Gala recognizes outstanding women who have contributed significantly to the advancement of women and improved the quality of life for future generations of Texas women.
• Have contributed significantly to the advancement of women and improved the quality of life for
future generations of Houstonians.
• Agree with GHWCC’s mission of empowering women through advocacy, research and education.
• Nominees may be a GHWCC member or non-member
• Posthumous nominations will be accepted
• Current Board Members are not eligible
AWARD NOMINATION CATEGORIES
Arts & Culture
Distinctive achievement in the creation or performance, development, preservation, or patronage of the visual, literary or performing arts.
Business, the Professions & Entrepreneurs
Distinctive achievement through leadership in management or administration in the private, entrepreneurial, or innovative endeavors.
Education & Training
Distinctive achievement in education, training and development, continuing education, or alternative learning programs.
Health & Wellness
Distinctive achievement in serving the emotional, physical or spiritual well-being of individuals or the community, through personal or professional service, leadership or education.
Distinctive achievement through leadership and advocacy in management or administration in the public or not-for-profit sector.
Science, Technology, Engineering or Math
Distinctive achievement through research, clinical, or applied expertise in the biological, physical or social sciences, medicine, technology, math, agriculture or the environment.
Volunteer Community Service
Distinctive achievement as demonstrated by leadership or involvement in philanthropic or voluntary community programs of organizations. Although nominees in this category may be employed in another field, selection is based on the voluntary work only.