Awards Celebration

Every year, the Center for the Study of Women organizes an end-of-the-year Awards Reception to honor student award recipients and recognize the Center’s accomplishments over the past year.

Past Awards Celebrations


  • Keynote Speaker: Alicia Garza, Black Futures Lab, Black Lives Matter Global Network
  • Event Info




Distinguished Leader in Feminism Award

The UCLA Center for the Study of Women Distinguished Leader in Feminism Award (formerly the CSW Leaders Award) honors exemplary individuals, leaders in their fields, who have made significant contributions towards equality and gender justice. Established in 2017, the award recognizes remarkable accomplishments that support CSW’s mission of working towards a world in which research and education advance social justice feminism. Award recipients are invited to deliver a Keynote Address at our Annual Awards Reception.

See the full list of recipients.

If you have questions regarding the Awards Reception, contact the Management Services Officer.