Nominations are now open for the 2020 #SHEINSPIRESME Award. The Chicago Red Stars #SHEINSPIRESME Award is an annual award that is presented to women who exemplify leadership, practice social responsibility, and who inspire and uplift their community. The 2020 #SHEINSPIRESME Award will have three winners, one from each of the following age groups:
- Youth (17 and under)
- Young adult (18-23 years old)
- Adult (24 and over)
Nominations for the award will be open through November 1st. Three finalists from each age group will be shared via Red Stars’ social channels. Winners will then be selected by popular vote from supporters and announced Thursday, November 12th. Winners will each receive a #SHEINSPIRESME commemorative plaque, a cash scholarship to continue their work in the community, 2021 season tickets, and autographed Red Stars items.
The 2018 #SheInspiresMe winner, Shannon Smyth, receives her award from Red Stars owner Arnim Whisler at a Red Stars home game last season. More info regarding Smyth and the inaugural #SheInspiresMe Award here.