Penn State Behrend’s Women’s Engagement Council Presents the Mary Behrend Impact Award
The Mary Behrend Impact Award is presented to an individual who has made significant contributions, directly or indirectly, to advance the purpose of Behrend’s Women’s Engagement Council: to support and lift women by advancing programs related to women, Penn State Behrend, and the greater Erie community.
Eligible nominees should have demonstrated significant contributions and achievements in their chosen profession, their community, and/or to Penn State Behrend. Their accomplishments should stand out as enhancing the advancement of women and women allies at Behrend. Nominees should have a record of professional and personal achievements that are widely recognized for their quality and significance. It is likely that successful nominees have received recognition for their achievements from other professional or community organizations. Ineligible: Current board members of the Women’s Engagement Council.
Nominations are solicited annually from Women’s Engagement Council members as well as Behrend faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends. The award is presented by the Penn State Behrend’s Women’s Engagement Council.