The Katharine F. Erskine Award recognizes women who have demonstrated leadership and reached exemplary levels of achievement in their professions and communities. Award recipients show a commitment to the YWCA’s mission to eliminate racism, empower women, and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.
Recipients of the Erskine Award meet the following criteria:
- Distinctive achievement and service in her current field
- Service to community with a demonstrated commitment to social and racial equality
- Demonstrated commitment to serving as a role model for women and girls
- Must live and/or work in Central Massachusetts.
Award Categories: Arts and Culture; Business and Law; Community, Social Service and Government; Education; and Health, Science and Technology.
Nominations will be accepted until Wednesday, June 30, 2021