ROCHESTER — A “last call” has been issued for this year’s ATHENA International Award nominations.

The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce and its Women’s Council affiliate have issued plan to present the awards — which recognize and empower women in business — at the 35th annual ATHENA Awards Dinner on April 22, 2021.

Final nominations are due Friday.

The ATHENA International Award is given annually to a professional female leader who has demonstrated significant achievements in business, community service, and the professional advancement of women.

The ATHENA Young Professional Award recognizes emerging female leaders in the 30 to 45 year old range who demonstrate excellence, creativity, and initiative in their business or profession and serve as a role model for young women both personally and professionally.

The ATHENA Organizational Award goes to a woman-owned or woman-led business or organization that creates a culture encouraging women employees to achieve their full leadership potential and supports leadership development opportunities for women and girls in the community.

Visit to make a nomination. Only online submissions will be accepted.

For additional information, contact or (585) 256-4665.

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