WCNY is accepting nominations for its second annual Women Who Make America Awards that honors women who make a difference in the public television stations 19-county coverage area.
People may nominate women ages 18 and older who have made a significant difference in Jefferson, Lewis, Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Fulton, Hamilton, Herkimer, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Ontario, Oswego, Otsego, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins, Wayne and Yates counties.
Winners will be announced March 7 at a reception at the Womens Rights National Historical Park, Seneca Falls.
According to a WCNY news release, nominees will be evaluated on how they impact their own communities and shape todays America in the following categories: the arts, business, community activism, education, medicine, sports and volunteerism.
Nomination forms should be filled out by Jan. 10, and can be found at www.wcny.org/makers.