Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

ACE State Network Leadership Award

The award recognizes an outstanding, innovative, and visionary program sponsored by an ACE State Network or by a college or university.

The ACE State Network Leadership Award for the Advancement of Women in Higher Education recognizes an outstanding and innovative program, sponsored by an ACE State Network or by a college or university that helped advance or support women or women's issues in higher education. The award will be presented during the ACE Women's  Network Reception at ACE2018, the American Council on Education’s 100th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. 

The nomination period for the 2018 ACE State Network Award has ended. The winner of the 2018 ACE State Network Award will be announced in February 2018. 

For additional information about the ACE State Network Award, please email or call 202-939-9390.

Past Award Recipients

2017  Oregon State University's Difference, Power and Discrimination (DPD) program

2016  Michigan ACE Network for Women Leaders in Higher Education

2015  Virginia Tech’s Women's Leadership and Mentoring Program (WLMP)

2014  University of Alabama's Graduate Parents Support (GPS) program 

2013  BRIDGES Academic Leadership for Women

2012  Asilomar Leadership Skills Seminar: Community College League of California (CCLC)

2011  University of California at San Francisco's Diversity Pipeline Initiative, Leadership Conference

2010 New Jersey State Network's annual "Women of Color" Conference

2009  North Dakota State University Focus on Resources for Women's Advancement, Recruitment/Retention and Development (FORWARD) Program

2008 University of Kentucky, Circles of Power: A Leadership Program for Women Faculty

2006   Virginia State Network Senior Leadership Seminar

2005   Michigan State Network

2004   Inland Northwest Women in Higher Education Roundtable (WHER)


Contact us about ACE State Network Leadership Award