The Women of Achievement Award recognizes the contributions of historical (deceased) Iowa women who made outstanding and lasting contributions to the citizens of Iowa or have advanced the well-being of others throughout world.
This award will be a visible reminder to all crossing the Iowa Women of Achievement Bridge of their contributions to their work, communities, and the status of women.
Nominees will be historical (deceased) women who:
Nominees will be selected on merit, not endorsement, in the following areas:
All nominations will be reviewed by a committee of community judges and up to three (3) awards will be presented annually to be commemorated at the Iowa Women of Achievement Bridge with honorary plaques.
To nominate an outstanding historical Iowa woman, please fill out the online form.
While there is no limit to the amount of information you can provide, we ask that you be brief, include endorsements from others as well as information about why this woman stands above others in her field or area of contribution.
All nomination forms and supporting documents must be submitted by Jan. 15, 2019.
When choosing someone to honor, consider these questions:
If you have any questions, contact Amy Eaton at (515) 724-3101 or firstname.lastname@example.org.