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19th Amendment Centennial Outstanding Women of Kansas Awards
Judging of entries will be conducted in January – March, 2020. The Awards Committee Chair and Vice Chair will Chair each Judging Committee. Industry leaders, statewide senior-level executives, and other interested individuals are invited to apply to join each committee. Each Committee will be comprised of five (5) judges including the Awards Committee Chair and Co-Chair. All judges can apply below.
If accepted, Judges will be assigned categories by the 19th Amendment Centennial Celebration Awards Committee Chair based on their industry, function, and experience.
During the judging, each entry will be reviewed on a scale of 1-10 for several determining factors. All entries that receive an average score of at least 7.25 when judging is completed, regardless of category, will be considered for interviews. The Awards Committee and judges will select three finalists which best represent each category and interviews will be conducted.
After interviews, each finalist will be scored using the same guidelines and the winner for each category will be selected. Finalists will be announced by March 15, 2020. Winners will be invited to attend the Awards banquet in Wichita, KS and must be present to win. The winner for each category will be named 19th Amendment Centennial Outstanding Woman Award winner in their category with a 2nd and 3rd place winner.
The winning entry in each category will receive a unique Winged Goddess Award, hand sculpted by artist Jennie Becker. The 2nd and 3rd place winners will also receive an award. All winners will have the right to promote their winning status.
The veracity of claims made in entries may be audited. Any entry found to contain false or misleading information will be disqualified. All Judges will be published on 19th Amendment Centennial web site, social media sites, and state-wide media. Judges will have the opportunity to redact any confidential or non-public information from their entries before publication.
More information is available from downloading these documents:
To apply, start by downloading this form. Upload the signed form at the bottom of the application below: