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Winners have been announced for the Professional Women’s Roundtable essay contest offered to current female Drexel graduate students!

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 11:53 AM | Anonymous


This fall, Professional Women's Roundtable partnered with Drexel University on its first essay-based competition offered to women currently enrolled in graduate programs at Drexel University. 

This essay contest and $1,000 grant opportunity sponsored by PWR challenged applicants to answer the following questions:

- What are the barriers to female entrepreneurship in the United States?

- What should be done to remove these barriers and foster female entrepreneurship?

And the winners are:


  •          Essay Contest Award Winner: Ksenia Gal

  •          1st Runner Up: Chang Wen

  •          2nd Runners Up: Damilola Giwa-Daramola and Shruti Venkatesh


Awards: Winner receives $1,000 and 1 year prepaid membership to PWR (valued at $240).  1st runner up receives free admission for two PWR events. 2nd runners up receive free admission for one PWR event.


Congratulations to the winners!


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