Whitaker Center
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2022 Women in STEM Awards Program

Women of Impact: Celebrating Women in STEM Awards Program

September 21, 2022
5:00 PM

Women in STEM Awards Program

2022 Women in STEM Awards Program

September 21, 2022 | 5-7 PM | Whitaker Center | Harrisburg, PA

Whitaker Center is proud to recognize women in Central Pennsylvania who have made an impact in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math through the 2022 Women of Impact: Celebrating Women in STEM Awards Program.

Please join us at Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts on September 21, 2022; registration and reception starts at 5:00 PM with awards program beginning at 6:00 PM.

Nominate a Woman in STEM!

Nominate a Woman in STEM!

Nominate an individual or group/organization here. Nominations are due on July 1, 2022. There is a $50 nomination fee.

Nominees can be an individual or group/organization that has made an impression, impact, advancement, or strides in a STEM-related field and in the Central Pennsylvania community. 

If the nomination fee is an issue, please contact Riley Blatt at rblatt@whitakercenter.org.

Specific nomination categories include:  

 Advocate: Recognizes a woman who serves as an advocate for women and girls and has aided them to excel in STEM.

 Champion: A company, organization, or individual that provides initiatives to support the advancement of women in STEM.

 Educate to Elevate: Recognizes a female teacher who has gone above and beyond teaching STEM skills to her students. (K-12 only)

 Game Changer: Acknowledges a woman who has made an impact in her STEM field with an emphasis on inspiring others in our community.

 Legacy “WhitaHER”: Recognizes a woman who has demonstrated superior leadership and has a significant track record of long-term achievements/accomplishments in STEM.

 Marion C. Alexander Rising Star: Recognizes a young woman student making strides in her STEM education. The nomination fee is waived for this category. (Please do not check out if you are nominating someone for this category, please send your nomination form to wstem@whitakercenter.org)

 Woman Breaking Barriers: Recognizes a woman who utilizes her position/expertise to engage a diverse community and break down barriers in STEM.

 Woman to Watch: Class of 2022 Recognizes a professional woman under 40 who has significant accomplishments and success in her STEM field. We are asking for individual nominations to be included in this year's class.

PDF Nomination Form here

 If you would like to nominate using the pdf form, please fill it out and send it back to wstem@whitakercenter.org (Please use for Marion C. Alexander Rising Star Award)

Winners will be announced at the beginning of August! Stay tuned…


Want to join us as a sponsor at the 2022 Women in STEM Awards Program? Please reach out to our Development Team at wstem@whitakercenter.org to confirm your sponsorship!

Download the sponsorship form  here

Please submit your form to Whitaker Center 222 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101 or scan and send it to wstem@whitakercenter.org.

OR  confirm your sponsorship online by registering  your sponsorship  here.

Women in STEM

This event benefits our Girls in STEM Initiative, empowering girls to know they are strong enough to change the world.

Girls in STEM



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