33rd Woman of the Year 2024 Nomination Form 


The deadline for the nomination submissions is April 8, 2024

CLICK HERE for the Woman of the Year Nomination Form 2024 PDF version.
CLICK HERE to download the Woman of the Year Nomination Form 2024 Word Document Version. 

Nominations are now being accepted for the “Nelle Carter Woman of the Year” Award!

Nominees for the “Nelle Carter Woman of the Year” (Women of Distinction) may be from any of the following areas: City of Orillia, Township of Ramara, Township Of Oro-Medonte, Township of Severn and The Chippewas of Rama First Nation.

The award is named for the late Nelle Carter who was an inspiration to women in our area. She was president of the family business, president of the Orillia Quota Club, the first woman elected to Orillia Council as Alderman and she was active in St. Paul’s United Church. The recipient of the award represents Nelle Carter’s high standards and values.

This is an opportunity to nominate a woman who, in your opinion, meets these criteria in both her business/volunteer and personal life, achieves excellence in her place of work, has the ability to strive for higher goals, works as a volunteer to improve the lives of individuals in her community or contributes to society in her own way, demonstrates leadership in ideas and new initiatives, or has done something in particular with respect to any of the aforementioned activities which would make her a “Woman of Distinction”.