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Governor’s Commission For Women Seeks Nominations For Texas Women’s Hall Of Fame

Thursday, March 24, 2016  •  Austin, Texas  •  Press Release
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The Texas Governor’s Commission for Women is now accepting nominations for the Texas Women’s Hall of Fame. Nominations are open to any native or current residents of Texas, living or deceased, who have made significant contributions that have benefitted the State of Texas.

"The Texas Women’s Hall of Fame enshrines in history the invaluable contributions that women have made to the Lone Star State,” said Governor Greg Abbott. “These extraordinary women serve as models for all Texans and will continue to inspire leaders in business, education, philanthropy and public service for generations to come.”

Coordinated by the Texas Governor’s Commission for Women, the Hall of Fame includes former first ladies, astronauts, entrepreneurs and Olympic athletes.

Nominations must be submitted by Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 12:00 P.M.

To view and download a copy of the application, please click here.