The Katharine F. Erskine Award recognizes women who have demonstrated leadership and have 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 the 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.
*YW Board Members and staff are not eligible for the award
Nominations will be accepted until Friday, June 30, 2023
Nominate by mail, please print and fill out the nomination form: Click here
Mail completed form to:
ATTN: Erskine Award Nomination
YWCA Central Massachusetts,
1 Salem Square, Worcester, MA 01608