Key West, FL — The Greater Key West Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to announce that nominations for the prestigious ATHENA Award are officially open. This annual accolade, rooted in the ATHENA mission of supporting, developing, and honoring women leaders, recognizes outstanding individuals who exemplify excellence in their business or profession, contribute significantly to their community, and pave the way for women in leadership roles.
The ATHENA Award, a symbol of empowerment and achievement, is bestowed upon those who go above and beyond to make a difference in their chosen field and work tirelessly to create a more balanced and inclusive landscape for leadership on a global scale. This award not only acknowledges personal and professional accomplishments but also highlights the crucial role these leaders play in inspiring women to reach their full potential.
To qualify for consideration as an ATHENA Award recipient, nominees must demonstrate excellence, provide community service, hold a leadership role, demonstrate initiative and creativity towards the improvement of their community, and show support for the goals of professional women.
Nominations for the ATHENA Award are open until October 23, 2023. Nominators are encouraged to complete the Nomination Form, which will be used for the selection process. Self-nominations are also welcome. Please refrain from including additional supporting documents, as the award will primarily be judged based on the nominees' contributions to their business, profession, and community.
Applications for the ATHENA Award must be submitted to the Greater Key West Chamber of Commerce using the provided Nomination Form. All submissions will be carefully reviewed by the ATHENA Award Committee.
"The ATHENA Award stands as a beacon of inspiration and recognition for women who have made exceptional contributions to their fields and communities," said [chamber rep] of the Greater Key West Chamber of Commerce. "We invite everyone to participate in this celebration of remarkable women leaders by submitting nominations and helping us honor those who continue to shape our world."
For more information and to access the Nomination Form, please visit keywestchamber.org or contact the Chamber at 305-294-2587.
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