Do you know a Missouri S&T employee who deserves recognition for major contributions towards fostering the inclusion, development, and advancement of women on the S&T campus?

The Women's Advocate Award is given to any S&T employee, regardless of gender or job designation, that demonstrates commitment to the women on the S&T campus through mentorship and advocacy and by setting an example through professional achievement.


Nomination Process Details

The nominator is responsible for informing the nominee of their nomination and must solicit and collect up to three letters of support for the nominee.

The nominator should submit the following documents through the online submission form:

  • A letter of nomination
  • Letter(s) of support for the nomination
    (Must submit at least 1, but no more than 3)
  • A CV or resume from the nominee

Nominations will only be considered once all required information has been received.

*Submitted nominations will be considered without updating for three years. Self-nominations and more than one nomination per nominee will not be accepted.


If you have questions about the nomination process, please contact the committee chair, Dr. Audra Merfeld-Langston, at 573-341-4997 or


Watch the winner be announced live, April 21, 2021 12pm.



Submit a Nomination

Please don’t miss this opportunity to honor an S&T employee.

Make Your Nomination

Nominations will be accepted until March 17, 2021.

Past Award Recipients

  • Merilee Krueger, 2020
  • Katie Shannon, 2019
  • Meg Brady, 2018
  • Mary Reidmeyer, 2017