Women of Distinction Awards


The number of influential Hispanic women in business and in leadership roles across the country continues to grow. Latinas are firmly established players in this country’s economic, political, leadership, and social landscape.

Each year at the Annual Business Convention TAMACC honors a Business Woman of the Year, however, this is not enough. Hispanic women are making enormous contributions in this country daily. In an effort acknowledge more accomplished women TAMACC established their own annual Women of Distinction Awards.

Recipients of this award come from a wide spectrum of backgrounds and disciplines. Teachers, scientists, community leaders, entrepreneurs, corporate executives, lawyers are some of the professions of pervious Women of Distinction recipients.

Each year TAMACC selects 12 women from the applications submitted to be recognized at the Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon.

This year’s awards luncheon will be held March 29, 2019 at the Four Seasons Hotel Austin.

The qualifications to apply for this prestigious recognition are simple.

  • You must be a woman, no less than 18 years of age, who resides in the state of Texas
  • The primary business and or activities of the applicant must be in the state of Texas.
  • If selected applicant must agree to be present at the awards luncheon to receive their recognition award.

Please keep in mind the selection committee can only consider the information in the application package when making their selections.

A person can be nominated or self-nominate.

Below is a link to the application form. Please read the forms instructions and included each item asked for. Incomplete nominations packages may be disqualified, or they may not get the maximum number of points from the selection committee.

If you have any questions, please contact Pauline Anton panton@tamacc.org or (512) 444-5727.