Supporting, Honoring and Developing Women Leaders -Nominate Woman from now until May 16, 2014 by clicking HERE.The ATHENA Leadership Award® was inspired by the goddess of Greek mythology known for her strength, courage, wisdom and enlightenment—qualities embodied in the ATHENA Leadership Model®. The Award is unique in both scope—local, national and international—and the ATHENA mission upon which it is based.
Locally, the ATHENA Leadership Award® is presented to a woman who is honored for professional excellence, community service and for actively assisting Delaware County women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills.
Since the program’s inception in 1982, more than 6,500 exemplary leaders in over 500 communities have received the prestigious ATHENA Award in the United States, this is the 27th award for Delaware County.
The ATHENA Leadership Award® is presented annually by chambers of commerce, women’s organizations and universities.
Nominations are solicited and an ATHENA sculpture is awarded to an individual in the community who meets specific criteria listed below.
The ATHENA Leadership Award® Criteria
ATHENA Leadership Award® Recipients are individuals who:
Have achieved the highest level of professional excellence.
Contribute time and energy to improve the quality of life for others in the community.
Actively assist others, particularly women, in realizing their full leadership potential.
To nominate a woman, review sponsorship opportunities for award luncheon, click HERE.