Edith M. Wortman First Amendment Award
Helen Duhamel Achievement Award
Do you know of an outstanding woman communications professional who has applied her skills to advance and preserve our First Amendment Rights? Or a media professional who, despite personal or professional challenges, has achieved distinction by focusing attention on First Amendment rights in a way that improves the lives of others?
Honor and celebrate that professional communicator. Nominate her for either of two awards sponsored by the AWC Matrix Foundation: The Edith M. Wortman First Amendment Award or the Helen Duhamel Achievement Award. The winners will be honored in October 2011 at the AWC National Conference in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Candidates can specialize in any field of communications, and self-nominations are accepted.
Details about the awards and a nomination form are available in PDF format here. More information about the awards, along with the nomination form, can also be found on the AWC Matrix Foundation website at http://matrixfoundation.us. Nominations must be received by April 25, 2011.
The AWC Matrix Foundation (http://matrixfoundation.us) is the educational and philanthropic arm of the Association for Women in Communications. Our mission is to promote the advancement of women in the communications professions by providing funds for education, research, and publications.
The Association for Women in Communications (http://www.womcom.org) is a professional organization that champions the advancement of women across all communications disciplines by recognizing excellence, promoting leadership, and positioning its members at the forefront of the evolving communications era. Questions should be directed via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.