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Women of the Year Application

Thank you for applying for the 2022 Women of the Year Awards! To be eligible for this award, you must be a resident of Idaho. There is no age limit; women will be chosen as honorees based on their life’s work and influence in Idaho.

Applications and letters of recommendation are due May 26, 2022.

Completed applications will be reviewed by a committee of past honorees and the Idaho Business Review team, which will select 50 honorees and one Woman of the Year. Scores will be based on:

— Excellence in leadership
— Professional accomplishment
— Mentorship
— Community involvement

Honorees will be profiled in a special Women of the Year magazine and honored at an awards gala on September 22, 2022.

All materials you submit will become the property of the Idaho Business Review and will not be returned. If you have any questions about the application process, email Cindy Suffa at [email protected] or call 208-639-3517.

You will be notified by email if you are selected as an honoree.

All submitted materials can and may be used to create content for the awards program and publication. IBR will not be held responsible for any information disseminated that is included in these materials.

  • Please tell us how to pronounce your name on stage, if you are selected as an honoree (Ex: Sha-REE BUCK-ner Web)
  • List the degrees you have received, including the institution and year of graduation (e.g., bachelor's degree in economics, Boise State University, 2001).
  • This can include work history, board membership or project work. Please list the company, position and year. (e.g., Idaho Company, Director, 2010)
  • List the organization, position and year (e.g., Idaho Nonprofit, Treasurer, 2010).
  • List the organization, position on board and year (e.g., Idaho Nonprofit, board chair, 2010).
  • List most recent first (e.g., 2017, Leaders in Law, Idaho Business Review).
  • List most recent first (e.g., 2017, Leaders in Law, Idaho Business Review).
  • Highlight your personal philosophies, major goals and important influences.
  • Highlight your personal philosophies, major goals and important influences.
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      Please attach at least one and up to three letters of recommendation in a pdf, doc or docx format. If you don't have all your letters ready now, you may return to this form to submit them up until the May 26, 2022 deadline.
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          Resumes aren't required, but they can help judges better understand your history, your career path and your accomplishments. If you have a resume readily available, please attach it here.