For the Daily News
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2011 Outstanding Women Awards Program, sponsored by the Mississippi State University President’s Commission on the Status of Women.
The President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) was created in the late 1970s to advise the university president on issues affecting the status and role of women on campus. For more than three decades, it has continued to provide informational and educational programs to address the concerns of women at the university.
Nominations will be accepted for any of the following categories: Community, Mississippi, Faculty, Professional (non-faculty), Graduate Student, Undergraduate Student, Service/Maintenance, Executive/Administrative/Managerial, Technical/Paraprofessional, and Secretarial/Clerical.
MSU faculty, staff, and students are invited to nominate campus and community women for the awards using the nomination form available at http://www.committees.msstate.edu/pcsw/forms.php  on the PCSW website along with two letters of recommendation and a CV or resume. The application packet can be e-mailed to email@example.com , or three copies of the application packet sent to Rose Mary Dill at Mail Stop 9618, or delivered to CAVS, 200 Research Blvd.
Nomination packets are due no later than Feb. 21.
The winners for each category will be honored at a free public reception on April 5.
For additional information, please contact Rose Mary Dill, Vice Chair, PCSW, at firstname.lastname@example.org  or 325-8839.