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Nominations & recognitions

2023 Recognition Applications are open!

Do you know an amazing person in our transportation community? How about an outstanding project? Please Share!

The Sacramento Chapter of WTS would like to invite all chapter members and members of the Northern California transportation community to submit a nomination for the Annual Awards.
 

Nominations are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 20, 2023. Don't miss your only opportunity this year to nominate a person or project for a WTS Sacramento Annual Award! The Annual Awards are great ways to honor members of our transportation community who support our organization and its mission: the advancement of women in transportation. Each of the award categories are summarized below.

Award recipients will be honored in January 2024 at our Annual Awards & Scholarship Event. The WTS Sacramento award winners will have their nomination forms forwarded to WTS International. Award winners from the international competition will be presented during the WTS International Conference taking place from May 8 to May 10, 2024 in New Orleans.

Previous award winners are listed on the WTS website (Awards | WTS (wtsinternational.org)).

woman of the year

Application Deadline October 20, 2023

Honors a woman who is an outstanding role model and has contributed to the advancement of women and minorities in transportation

Employer of the year

Application Deadline October 20, 2023

Recognizes a business or organization for its support of the goals and purpose of WTS.

honorable Ray lahood award

Application Deadline October 20, 2023

Honors a man who is a leader in transportation and has made an outstanding contribution toward the advancement of women and minorities in the transportation industry.

member of the year

Application Deadline October 20, 2023

Recognizes a WTS member who has made extraordinary contributions to the success of the organization.

Innovative transportation solutions award

Application Deadline October 20, 2023

Honors an innovative transportation project, initiative, or service that improves the quality of life for its users and the community.

rosa parks diversity leadership award

Application Deadline October 20, 2023

Honors an individual(s), group(s), or organization(s) that has made significant contributions in promoting diversity and cultural awareness within their organization, the transportation industry, or in a project or activity that supports the goals and mission of WTS.

Questions?

For assistance or questions, please contact

Recognitions Chairs, Fran Ruger and/or Faizah Saif.

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