Nominations Open for Influential Women of NWI Awards

Nominations Open for Influential Women of NWI Awards

If you know a woman in your company or community that has made an impact, now’s the time to get her some well-deserved recognition.

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Influential Women of Northwest Indiana awards, an event celebrates and recognizes the region’s female professionals for their influence in business, industries, and communities. Both established leaders and up-and-coming women will be honored.

Two women in each of the following 10 industry categories will be selected as winners: Business, Construction, Economic Development/Government, Education, Finance, Healthcare, Law, Marketing/Media, Nonprofit, and Service/Tourism.

Additional awards will be given to the Empowering Business of the Year, Community Leader of the Year, and Supporter of the Year, based on their efforts in supporting and empowering females throughout the NWI business community. Visit for additional eligibility information.

Deadline for nominations is May 25, 2018. The application is available online at, under the nominations tab.

The awards banquet will be held on September 27, 2018 at the Avalon Manor in Merrillville.





About Influential Women of NWI – Every year, Influential Women of Northwest Indiana celebrates successful women who have achieved success in 10 different industries, ranging from construction and healthcare to education and government, but the organization does not stop at recognizing the business world. Nonprofits are also selected to receive funding for important projects that make a positive impact on the community.


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