Women's Achievement Awards 2019

KYW Women's Achievement Awards 2019 Nominations

Nominate an exceptional female business leader, entrepreneur or community service advocate.

Thursday, June 27th at 6:00pm
Loews Philadelphia
1200 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States

Do you know an exceptional woman making a positive impact on our community through her business leadership, entrepreneurship or community service that is also under the age of 40?

Nominate her for the 10th annual KYW Newsradio Women’s Achievement Awards: Rising Star Edition.

Nominations are being accepted now through April 21 by filling out the form below.  Contest rules can be found here.

The goal of KYW Newsradio's Women Achievement Awards is to honor the accomplishments of women in the Philadelphia area, and to highlight the strategies and experiences that have helped them advance their careers, businesses and lives.

After recieving nominations, an esteemed panel of judges will narrow the nominations down to a top 10.  Bios on those 10 nominees will be posted on this page, and KYW listeners will vote for their favorite nominee. After the listener voting period, judges will select five finalists who will be honored at our Women's Achievement Awards ceremony on June 27 at Loews Philadelphia Hotel.

This year's keynote speaker will be Margaret Brennan, CBS News senior foreign affairs correspondent and moderator of CBS News' "Face the Nation."

Margaret Brennan

Brennan has reported on politics, international affairs and global markets since 2002. She joined CBS News in 2012 and was named a White House and senior foreign affairs correspondent in 2017. Prior to joining CBS News, Brennan spent a decade covering the global financial markets. She has anchored and reported for Bloomberg Television globally. Previously, she was a correspondent at CNBC with a focus on the consumer during the financial crisis.

PHOTOS: 2018 Women's Achievement Awards

When making your nomination, make sure to include the following:

  • Your nominee's career highlights
  • Personal and community accomplishments/contributions
  • Why they are a great leader