She’s Our Hero
Award: This Award honors those in public
finance who give tirelessly of their time and talents and expertise to improve
their communities and serve as an inspirational role model to the public
finance industry and WPF members.
Rising Star Award: This Award honors
emerging leaders in public finance under 35 and with seven years or less professional experiencewhose record reflects ongoing and exceptional growth in
contribution to the profession and increased levels of leadership,
responsibility, and sphere of impact.
Achievement Award: This award honors outstanding leaders with at
least 10 years of documented accomplishments in the field of public finance who
have had a significant impact on a large number of individuals and
organizations. The Lifetime Achievement Award is the highest honor
bestowed upon an individual by Women in Public Finance
Process: WPF members* are invited to nominate women they feel are deserving of one of the above Awards. Nominations must include a detailed description of the nominee’s contributions to public finance and be submitted through the official nomination form. Self-nominations are not accepted.
Submission/Nomination Deadline Last Friday in June
Judging Underway July
Submitters/Winners Notified August 1
Winners Announced August 2
* Members are defined as having a WPF membership where dues are current.
WPF members may nominate any individual who meets the criteria for the Award category. Self-nominations are not accepted.
Once the nomination period has closed, a selection committee reviews the nominations and selects one or more individuals to receive the Award based on the criteria below.
The Nominee demonstrates one or more of the following:
The Award winner receives: