The Women of Excellence awards luncheon is hosted by the Junior League of Greater Lakeland to honor extraordinary and inspirational women from a variety of fields for their contributions to our community. This event celebrates the achievements of women who are activists, trailblazers and role models with high ethical standards and a strong sense of community responsibility.
The award recipient will be honored at a luncheon held on January 16, 2019.
A Women of Excellence Award Nominee is a woman who:
There are three categories a Women of Excellence Award Nominee may fall into:
Professional – A woman who is employed or self-employed. She is recognized for her outstanding service in her field and significant contributions to the community through her profession.
Volunteer – A woman who has a legacy of outstanding and continuing commitment to her community through her volunteer service.
Rising Star – A woman between the ages of 18 and 29 who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to her field of employment and/or community with fresh ideas, energy, and enthusiasm.
Nomination applications are due November 30, 2018. All nominations will be reviewed by the Women of Excellence Award Selection Committee. Nominees will be notified and provided information about the award and selection process. Upon acceptance of her nomination, additional information may be requested. The nominee must be present at the Women of Excellence Luncheon on January 16, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. You may download the nomination form here, submit via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail the form to the Women of Excellence Committee at the address provided on the form.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for this phenomenal event! By becoming a Women of Excellence Award sponsor, you are not only sponsoring an organization that is committed to promoting overall wellness for women and children, you are also affording our community an opportunity to celebrate the meaningful contributions of numerous women. Additionally, your sponsorship offers visibility to your organization with key Polk County business professionals who attend the award luncheon. All sponsorship commitments must be received by December 10, 2018 in order to appear in the event program.
Please submit the sponsorship form (available for download here) to us at your earliest convenience, as sponsorship opportunities are limited and accepted on a first-come basis. JLGL will contact you for additional information if needed.
If you have any questions or need additional information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at email@example.com.