Dr. Tererai Trent Award | NAWBO


Dr. Tererai Trent Award

Thursday, August 9, 2018 (All day)Tuesday, August 21, 2018 (All day)

Dr. Tererai Trent Award recognizes a woman who encompasses the characteristics displayed and practiced by Dr. Trent.

  • A desire and focus to accomplish a task that serves others
  • A voice toward equality and empowerment for women and girls
  • Motivates others to step up, dream and to take action
  • A woman who uses their power and influence for good and always has a "give-back attitude" and a servant focus.

The Dr. Tererai Trent award will be presented at the National Women's Business Conference Awards Gala on September 25, 2018 in Spokane, Washington.  

Nominations can be made by a NAWBO member, community partner, or a self-nomination.  The nominations close on August 21, 2018.  All information should be submitted through the survey monkey link  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2018TrentAward *
Open to NAWBO Members and Non-Members

The nominee must hold or have held a leadership position in a nonprofit or community service organization or was actively involved in establishing a nonprofit or community service organization. The winner must be present to accept her award.

Nomination Questions:

  • How does the nominee consistently empower others? How long has the nominee been working towards this goal? Tell the story of how the nominee got involved in this program.
  • How has the nominee overcome hardship and difficult circumstances to rise to a position to empower others? Provide an example of her courage and drive to succeed.
  • How does the nominee’s nonprofit organization give back as a valid/tangible resource to her community?
  • Does the nominee’s program have sustainability? Has it achieved success benchmarks?
  • What position of leadership and involvement in the growth of the program has the nominee held?  Founder, Board Member, led initiatives, etc. 

​Please be as specific as you would like in your answers. All information provided will be used in the consideration process.  Contact Becky Ragan, bragan@nawbo.org, with any questions.

To learn more about Dr. Tererai Trent please visit http://www.tereraitrent.org

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