Society of Women Engineers (SWE) 2014 Awards Banquet

Author: Dawn Mikels
Event Date: March 7, 2014
Attention: Corporate Partners

A greeting from Purdue University's Women in Engineering Program and the Purdue section of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE)!  The SWE Annual Awards Banquet will be held on Friday, March 7, 2014.  This long standing awards banquet is held in conjunction with the Corporate Engineering Trade Show (previously known as the Diversity Engineering Job Fair) on Purdue's campus.  The continued success of the banquet depends heavily on corporate involvement and support.  Corporate sponsored merit awards given to a highly select group of engineering students enable unique experiences in the following ways:

Benefits to Corporate Sponsors

  • Opportunity for corporate recognition among top students and the Purdue University faculty/staff.
  • Unique opportunity to connect individually with student winners.
  • Awardees are academically excellent, well rounded students with demonstrated leadership experiences and significant potential.
  • Awardees are chosen from a large pool including Society of Women Engineer members and non members.
  • Corporate contributions go directly to the awardees in the form of a merit award, making a significant impact.

Benefits to Students

  • Unique opportunity to network with sponsoring company.
  • Recognition of achievements both inside and outside the classroom.
  • Financial support for continued education.
  • Affirmation of career goals.

Please consider participating in this program and donating a monetary gift for student merit awards (which typically range from $500 to $2,500).  The process has been simplified and a "Writeable PDF Sponsorship Form" has been inserted for your convenience. 
Please note:  Once you open and fill out the PDF Form, you may print and fax it, or "click file" and then click "attach to an email" and send to You may also save the file to your computer and attach or print and send it to us by:

Fax:  765-496-1349
U.S. Mail:  Purdue University
Women in Engineering Program
Armstrong Hall of Engineering #1245
701 West Stadium Avenue
West Lafayette, IN  47907-2045

Due date for form to be filled out and returned to us is:  February 21, 2014.  

Thank you for your consideration!  We look forward to your possible involvement this year with the SWE Annual Awards Banquet. 

Important details:

To sponsor a Society of Women Engineers Merit Award:  Please use this link for SWE sponsorship!

To register for the Corporate Engineering Trade Show/or attend the Awards Banquet: