AWS Foundation Awards Dinner & Gala
Sunday, October 20, 2024 | 7:30pm - 10:00pm
San Francisco, California

You're invited to our most highly-anticipated event of the year: The AWS Foundation Awards Dinner & Gala! Taking place on Sunday, October 20 from 7:30-10:00pm at the beautiful San Francisco Marriott Marquis, this spectacular evening will recognize the outstanding contributions that surgeons, surgeons-in-training, mentors, and allies have made to the advancement of women in surgery.

Individual tickets for this special event are available for a flat rate, and they will sell out fast! Full tables and half tables can be purchased at an early bird price through July 31, 2024. Special trainee ticket pricing will be announced this summer.

Early Bird Pricing
Full table: $3,500
Half table: $1,750
Individual ticket: $325

Regular Pricing
Full table: $4,000
Half table: $2,000
Individual ticket: $325

Register Here


Recognizing Excellence - Nominate an Awardee

Help AWSF recognize exceptional women surgeons and supporters by nominating a deserving individual whose character and accomplishments reflect the mission of the AWS and meet the criteria listed below. Selected awardees will be honored at the AWSF Awards Dinner and Gala on October 20, 2024. Nomination deadline is Thursday, May 23, 2024.

Submit an Award Nomination



Thank You to Our 2024 AWSF Gala Table Sponsors

  • Department of Surgery at Northwestern University
  • University of California - San Francisco


Support the AWSF Awards Program 

The AWS Foundation Awards are made possible through the generous support of donors. Please consider contributing to the future of the awards program by becoming a 2024 AWSF Gala Table Sponsor or by making a donation to the Foundation today. AWSF is grateful for all supporters who make our programming possible!

Become a Gala Table Sponsor
Donate to the AWS Foundation



AWSF Gala Host Hotel 

The AWS Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2024 AWSF Awards Dinner & Gala will be hosted by the San Francisco Marriott Marquis! This luxury hotel channels the vibrant cultures of the SoMA neighborhood and reflects the creative energies of the City by the Bay. We look forward to hosting our annual meeting and gala in this gorgeous space.

All room reservations in San Francisco should be made through the American College of Surgeons (ACS) room block for the 2024 Clinical Congress. According to the reservation site, you can book now to receive discounted nightly rates with no upfront cost and the opportunity to change or cancel your reservation without penalty per the hotel's cancellation policy.

ACS Hotel Block