CalVet Women Veterans Trailblazer Nomination Open

CalVet Women Veterans Trailblazer Nomination Instructions and Form

This year we celebrate the 11th Annual CalVet Women Veterans Trailblazer Award, honoring California women veterans who have significantly contributed to improving and positively impacting the women veterans community. Nominees will be women veterans who have significantly impacted their community through leadership, outreach, or volunteering.

We are now accepting nominations for this award. Selected awardees will be recognized during a special Women Veterans Reception celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Women’s Armed Services Integration Act. The reception will be held June 12, 2023, in Sacramento.

Submissions will be accepted by email. Self-nominations will not be accepted.

To nominate a woman veteran, please fill out the attached nomination form and include the following:
o Names and contact information of both nominee and nominator.
o Statement of the nomination of no more than 500 words explaining why the nominator feels the person should be recognized.
o Submit your nomination to womenveterans@calvet.ca.gov.

***Nomination DEADLINE: May 15, 2023***

For more information, please contact CalVet Women Veterans Affairs at womenveterans@calvet.ca.gov or (916) 653-1402.

Information for the reception will be posted shortly to www.calvet.ca.gov/WomenVets/Pages/WomenVeterans-Reception.aspx.

Download: 2023_Trailblazer_Nomination_Form