AWIS-ND Awards


This page showcases the numerous awards that AWIS-ND as a chapter and AWIS-ND members have won.

Since there are so many members, if you are an AWIS-ND member who has won an award indicating your involvement in AWIS-ND, let us know! Email awis@nd.edu.

Last Updated: 02/23/2017

Star Chapter Awards 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2016, & 2016 - 2017


The AWIS Star Chapter Award honors those chapters who have accomplished many of the key objectives outlined in the Strategic Plan. The award encourages chapters to perform specific activities designed to ensure that women in STEM fields are able to achieve their full potential.
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NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

"The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP) recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions." - NSF GRFP

The following AWIS-ND members are recipients of the NSF GRFP. * indicates they specified their involvement with AWIS-ND in their application.

2016
Fellows
  • Kelsey DiPietro*
  • Erica Gonzales*
Honorable Mentions
  • Suzie Neidhart*
2015
  • Claire McKay Bowen*
  • Amanda Marra
2014
  • Bonnie Jaskowski Huge
  • Triet Nguyen*
2013
  • Jennifer Arceo
  • Caroline Byrd
2012
  • Karen Antonio*

Other Awards

Gertrude M. Cox Scholarship (2016)

"The Cox Scholarship sponsored by the ASA Committee on Women in Statistics and Caucus for Women in Statistics, was established in 1989 to encourage more women to enter statistically oriented professions." - American Statistical Association and Caucus for Women in Statistics.

Claire Bowen is the 2016 recipient as AWIS-ND President.

Sister Jean Lenz, O.S.F. Leadership Award (2014)

"The Sister Jean Lenz, O.S.F. Leadership Award annually honors a post-baccalaureate student who has displayed leadership in promoting a more diverse, inclusive campus community for students." - Sister Jean Lenz, O.S.F. Leadership Award.

Karen Antonio is the 2013 - 2014 recipient as AWIS-ND Vice President.