Don't let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. It's your place in the world; it's your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live. – Mae Jemison
Share technical and professional expertise and experience to student chapters, HBCUs and other minority serving institutes.
Raise the visibility of underrepresented people in science.
Recognize inspiring women in optics and photonics.
Acknowledge outstanding dedication and efforts to foster diversity, equity and inclusivity.
Give back to your community and enhance your career.
Apply to serve as an emerging leader in the society.
Celebrate technical, research, education, business, leadership and service accomplishments.
Honor distinguished contributions to our field and society.
Apply to recieve recognition for your experience, accomplishments and service.