Connect with us

Press Releases

OWA Now Accepting Nominations for the OWA 2022 Leadership Scholarships

Nominations for the 2022 scholarships will be accepted October 1-31, 2022.




(PRESS RELEASE) The OWA will once again award Leadership Scholarships to two OWA members for an amount of up to $2,000 each. These grants are to be used for the professional and personal development of each recipient and are funded through the Individual Contributor donations. The purpose of the Leadership Scholarship is to offer a professional mentoring opportunity to OWA members, reward those who have volunteered their time and efforts to help the OWA reach its goals, and to promote the founding principles of the organization: to connect, inspire, and lead future leaders.

Nominations for the 2022 scholarships will be accepted October 1-31, 2022, so nominate a colleague or self-nominate, if you yourself are interested in receiving this award.

Please note the following criteria:

  • Nominee must be a current member of the OWA.
  • Nominee must have served on (or be actively serving on) an OWA Committee.
  • Nominee must be nominated by a current OWA member.

Nominate now here.

Award recipients will be announced in November.

The OWA would like to thank our Professional Development Sponsors for their generous support and belief in our mission to advance and promote the leadership role of women in the optical industry.




The Best Overall Progressive Lens, Now Powered by AI

Engineered with Behavioral Artificial Intelligence and utilizing new XR-motion™ technology, Varilux XR series goes beyond prescription and eye physiology to consider the patient’s visual behavior and design a progressive lens that respects how
their eyes naturally move.

Varilux XR series comes in two versions, Varilux® XR design and Varilux® XR track. The Varilux XR track lens provides an additional level of personalization by incorporating the exclusive Near Vision Behavior Measurement, providing up to 25% more near vision width3 according to the patient’s need, so patients get the highest level of customization.

Discover Varilux XR series and enjoy instantly sharp vision in motion4 and seamless transitions from near to far.

For more information, visit here.

Promoted Headlines





Get the most important news and business ideas for eyecare professionals every weekday from INVISION.



Most Popular