Linkage's Women in Leadership Institute's Executive Impact Award

Nominations closed Wednesday, June 21, at 5:00 pm ET. 

The winners will be announced this summer at Thank you for your nominations. 

The Executive Impact Award recognizes three executives who have demonstrated a deep commitment to advancing women leaders in their organizations, and who have ignited lasting and impactful change for women through their leadership. Honor one of your organization's executives for being a passionate champion of advancing women leaders.

Complete your entry by filling out the form on the right. If you have any questions, please contact Kerry Seitz, Director of Linkage's Women in Leadership Institute, at

Once you submit your nomination, our team will reach out to the executive to congratulate her/him. We will honor your privacy by not revealing who has nominated her/him. Thank you for participating!

General conditions for eligibility

  • The nominee must be currently employed in a full-time, executive leadership position at a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organization.
  • Executives can nominate themselves or may be nominated by a third party.
  • The three winners must be present at Linkage's Women in Leadership Institute on November 15, 2017, to accept the award, and to share their own personal stories and leadership advice in an interactive panel to an audience of 800 women leaders. Registration fee to the Executive Forum for REAL Change will be waived for the award winners. The Executive Forum for REAL Change, co-hosted at WIL on November 14-15, 2017, is a two-day intensive designed for executives committed to creating and sustaining inclusive leadership practices.