Strive Awards

2020 Strive Award Winners and Celebration Updates

In honor of Womxn’s History Month 2020, the WRC launched the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign's inaugural Strive Awards. The Strive Awards are a celebration of the gender equity work and activism being done by students, faculty, and staff on the Illinois campus. 

Due to health concerns related to COVID-19, our in person celebration will be postponed until the Fall. However, we want to end March 2020 with a hearty congratulations to our award winners who have been, and continue to be, history makers. We are proud to highlight this year's award winners: