Kathryn Towns Award Nominations at Pennsylvania State University (PSU)


The purpose of this award is to annually recognize Penn State Harrisburg students, alumni, staff or faculty members who have demonstrated commitment to heightening the awareness of issues and concerns having an impact on women at the College. A maximum of two awards will be given; they will be administered and presented by the Penn State Harrisburg Commission for Women.


Any Penn State Harrisburg student, alumnus, alumna, staff or faculty member can apply for or receive the award.

The deadline date for this nomination form is February each year.

Nature of the Award

The recipient shall receive a certificate noting her/his achievements and contributions and a monetary award of $100, and shall have her/his name entered on the Kathryn Towns Women’s History Month Award Plaque in the Gallery Lounge.

Any questions, please contact Jenn Sliko jls1093@psu.edu, Lori Ricard lrr12@psu.edu, or Elizabeth Lease egl127@psu.edu.