Texas Women’s Hall of Fame - 2020 Nominations

Texas Women's Hall of Fame LogoCriteria for Selection

  • Nominee must be a native or current resident of Texas
  • Nominee may be deceased or living
  • Former nominees are eligible and nominations may be resubmitted

Statement of Qualifications

  • Please provide a narrative statement supporting your nomination of no more than two double-spaced, typed pages
    • Detail the nominee’s background and accomplishments, and explain how the nominee has attained significant achievements in their particular discipline, field, or profession.
    • Explain how the nominee’s achievements have benefitted the state of Texas.
  • Supporting data may be included but is not required. Examples include: a photo, curriculum vitae, and/or a list of awards and honors received by the nominee. Any photo entries must be included on a Word or PDF document.

General Information

  • Once submitted, the nomination form and all supporting documents become the property of the State of Texas.
  • Winners are selected by a panel of judges. The judges do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, or disability.
  • Notification letters will be mailed to recipients and their respective nominators in June 2020.
  • Please visit www.twu.edu/twhf for a list of current and past honorees.

Submission Deadline

  • The deadline for submitting nominations is Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 12:00pm **Deadline Extended to Friday, May 22, 2020**
  • Nominations may be submitted online, by mail, or hand-delivered to the addresses listed below. Mailed nominations must be postmarked by date of deadline. Download PDF printable form.

Submit Application Online

Mailing Address
Office of the Governor
Attn: Women's Commission
P.O. Box 12428
Austin, Texas 78711-2428

Delivery Address
Office of the Governor
Attn: Women's Commission
State Insurance Building
1100 San Jacinto
Austin, Texas 78701