The Delaware Commission for Women (DCW) is now accepting nominations for the 35th Annual Hall of Fame of Delaware Women. This event is the state’s foremost event honoring women. Traditionally, held during Women’s History Month in March, the Hall of Fame honors Delaware women for their distinguished contributions and achievements toward improving the lives of others. Women have been inducted into the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women representing a variety of fields including advocacy, volunteerism, business, education, law, government and medicine, etc.
The deadline for submission is November 13, 2015. A selection committee will be appointed to review the nominations according to the criteria stated on the form. Nominees must be native-born Delawareans or have resided in the state for at least ten years. Nominees may also be deceased.
To be considered the form provided by the Delaware Commission for Women must be used and the guidelines followed. The nomination form includes a list of current members of the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women can be obtained via mail, e-mail, or on the State of Delaware or DCW website, commissionforwomen.delaware.gov.