MERRILLVILLE | Nominations for the third annual Influential Women of Northwest Indiana are now open.
Nominations for The Influential Woman of the Year and The Up-and-Coming Woman of the Year award categories include: health care, finance, government, construction/interior design, service/tourism, education, manufacturing, law, economic development, media/marketing and nonprofit. Nominations for Empowering Business of the Year also are being accepting for companies that demonstrate excellence in supporting women’s success in Indiana.
Northwest Indiana nonprofit organizations are encouraged to apply for funding that will benefit women and girls by applying by Jan. 2.
The awards will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. May 23 at the Avalon Manor in Hobart. For more information, visit www.nwiwomen.com or call Diversified Marketing Strategies at (219) 226-0300.