- Recognize the fundamental role of women in the professional, business and academic world in the digital environment.
- Reward the trajectory developed by women and promoting the projection of female referents.
- Offer references to girls and adolescents who doubt whether or not to direct their professional future to the STEAM disciplines.
The Gladys Prize is promoted by the PuntuEUS Foundation and the Faculty of Informatics of the UPV/EHU, with the sponsorship of the Body for Equality of the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa. The Gladys Award promotes the incorporation of women into the technological field, in order to increase their presence. The awards recognize the fundamental role of women working in the digital environment and, ultimately, encourage participation with equality criteria in the construction of digital society with three main objectives: