Women's Commission Application

PIMA COUNTY/TUCSON WOMEN’S COMMISSION
2014 WOMEN IN GOVERNMENT AWARDS
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  TUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2014

INFORMATION SHEET

Women employed by the City of Tucson and Pima County are eligible to be nominated for the 2014 Women in Government Awards, presented by the Pima County/Tucson Women’s Commission.

See below a description of award categories.  A nomination form with instructions follows.  Supporting documentation, including no more than three letters of support are encouraged, and should be submitted by the nominator along with the nomination form.  Please nominate an employee in only one category!  If different nominators submit a single name in more than one category they will be contacted and requested to work together to determine the best nomination category.

Awards will be presented at a ceremony on May 9, 2014.  All nominees will be acknowledged at the event.

AWARD CATEGORIES

LEADERSHIP AWARD

Provide evidence that the nominee has demonstrated extraordinary leadership in her normal professional responsibilities or in a special project or circumstance to make a difference in her department and to the local government system in which she works.

UNSUNG HEROINE

Describe how the nominee has consistently performed her duties above and beyond expectations, without thought of recognition or reward.

TAPESTRY AWARD

This nomination is directed toward support staff members, paraprofessionals and administrative professionals who provide support without which the business of City and County government would not function efficiently.  The award is entitled “Tapestry” because the winner will be someone who weaves together different parts of the office or department to make things work as a whole.

SISTERHOOD IN GOVERNMENT – A team award

Describe a team or group of women employees who have made a difference in their workplace or profession.  Describe why, and how.

Person Submitting Nomination
Person/Individual you are Nominating for Award
Team or Group of Women You are Nominating for an Award
In this space, please describe the accomplishments of your nominee and why you feel she should receive this award. You can attach one additional page if needed. Please submit letters of support from other nominators on behalf of your nominee (no more than three.)
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