The Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame invites you to nominate outstanding women to be considered for induction into the Hall of Fame. Nominees may be living or deceased and must have lived in Alaska at some point in her life. If a nominee is living, she must be at least 65 years of age by the closing date for the nominations. A nominee’s contributions should be of community, state-wide or of national importance and of enduring value.

The Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame depends on the public’s nominations to create a robust and diverse collection of exemplary women who have made a lasting impression on Alaska’s communities.

A nominee may be living or deceased and must have lived in Alaska at some point in her life. If a nominee is living, she must be at least 65 years of age by the closing date for the nominations.  A nominee’s contributions should be of community, state-wide or of national importance and of enduring value to the development of Alaska’s culture, governance, institutions, etc.

For the 2018 nominations, applications must be received by January 18, 2018, 6:00 pm. Nominations will be reviewed and considered for selection by a panel of judges. Honorees will be introduced and celebrated at a ceremony in Anchorage held April 26, 2018.

Completed Nomination Forms must be submitted electronically to the Hall of Fame using the Official On-Line Nomination Form. Only nominations received electronically on the official Nomination Form will be accepted for review.


It is the responsibility of the person submitting the Nomination Form to ensure that the information submitted is accurate. If your nominee is living, we suggest that you contact her to check dates and to ask her what accomplishments she would like recognized.


An individual may nominate herself.


Please complete the nomination form in its entirety. This is the only form that will be submitted for review.


If your nominee is selected, you will be requested to acquire and submit a photograph of her for publication.


Honorees will be selected by an independent panel of women composed of distinguished women with experience and knowledge in one or more of the areas of achievement.


Once you submit your application you will receive an e-mail containing the text you submitted.