The Moulin Rouge! star was chosen as the recipient for the top prize by editors of the American magazine and she was presented with the award by Sofia Coppola, the director of her movie The Beguiled, at the Kings Theatre in NY on Monday.
After collecting her award from tennis ace Serena Williams, Gigi said: "I think my biggest responsibility, standing here, is to all the young women who are watching".
"He gives me so much strength at times, and he gives me so much love", she said.
The message came after the actress thanked her husband Keith Urban for his unyielding support, admitting that despite being a "strong woman", she still needs the help her partner, for more than a decade, offers her. "I love you so much, so thank you".
Tennessee State football player sucker punches coach
Senior defensive end Latrelle Lee was involved in an altercation with TSU strength and conditioning coach T.J. Tennessee State announced that Lee has been kicked off the team and expelled from the university.
Ronaldo reveals departure date from Real Madrid
Ronaldo only managed one goal in seven La Liga outings this season, which is enough to suggest he may be past his prime. Cristiano Ronaldo has made a decision to leave Real Madrid at the end of the season, according to reports in Spain .
"The feeling that they are not alone". That there is help. So let's speak out.
"It's about building bridges. Bridges bring understanding, empathy, bring change".
But it was Kidman's upbringing, she explained, in a household consisting of a feminist mother and a loving father where "everyone was equal" that taught Kidman the concept of "good love".