Woman of the Year

Woman of the Year

HISTORY: Founded in 1982 by Republic Features Editor Jean Prather. View the past winners of the award below.

PURPOSE: To recognize one woman from Bartholomew County for unselfish contributions toward creating a vital community and a high quality of life with an emphasis on long-term activity, hands-on work and diverse involvement.

ELIGIBILITY: Residents of Bartholomew County.

NOMINATIONS: Can be made by groups or individuals; once nominated, candidates will continue to be eligible; however entries can be re-submitted to update or add information. The deadline for 2016 entries is September 18.

  • To use the online submission form click here.

THE AWARD: Custom-made necklace; $2,000 to be awarded to recipient’s charity of choice.

CEREMONY: October 17, 2016 at Donner Center.

CONTACT PERSON: Kathy Burnett, Advertising Operations Manager: 812-379-5655.

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS:  September 18, 2016.