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She Runs It hosts events throughout the year where we recognize members of our community for leadership and innovation within our community. Below is our Awards Calendar. If you know anyone whom should be considered, please explore the different opportunities to nominate yourself, or someone you know within our community.


GenNext: Celebrating the Next Generation of Female Leaders

She Runs It is thrilled reopen the call for nominations for our awards event celebrating the next generation of female leaders in our industry! Candidates may come from a broad array of industries across the marketing and communications ecosystem. Nominate yourself, a colleague, a client or fellow employee who has already achieved great things early in their career and inspired others to be their best self.


Nomination Deadline: May 26, 2017. Apply here.

Award Date: September 13, 2017.


2017 Woman of the Year

This prestigious, annual award is given to a woman for her outstanding achievement in the marketing & media, and to her community, with particular importance placed on this year.


Call for nominations is now closed.

Award Date: July 13, 2017


2017 Changing the Game Awards

Recognizing women within the industry who are true catalysts of innovation -- fearlessly making bold moves and reinventing the rules of marketing to transform their brands, their organizations and those of their clients. These are women who are not just achieving their goals, but doing so in game changing ways.


Call for nominations is now closed

Award Date: April 19, 2017.


2017 Working Mothers of the Year Awards

She Runs It is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the prestigious Working Mothers of the Year Awards. Honoring those outstanding mothers who work in the marketing and media industry, this annual award is given to women who serve as strong role models or mentors and demonstrate a positive influence at work, at home, and within their communities.


Call for nominations is now closed.

Award Date: February 28, 2017


5th Annual Education Loan Relief Awards 2016

AWNY wants to do its part to help you stay and grow in our industry by helping you retire all or a portion of your student loan debt. As we enter our 5th year of giving, AWNY is expanding eligibility to those who have received undergraduate or graduate degrees, and will also pay fees for continuing education or other courses that you would like to take to strengthen your skills in our industry.


Call for nominations is now closed.

Award Date: Nov. 2016


2016 Women to Watch

Ad Age has selected the 2016 Women to Watch honorees, representing the most accomplished and up-and-coming women in marketing today. Who do you think should join the list of nearly 500 outstanding women (including Donna Speciale, Linda Sawyer, Carolyn Everson and Karen Quintos) recognized with this powerful honor since its inception almost 20 years ago?


Call for Nominations is now closed.

Award Date: August 3, 2016