Women’s Recognition Awards

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The Brookhaven Town Division of Women’s Services is seeking nominations for outstanding women of Brookhaven. Read Press Release  View Flyer



Community groups, businesses and individuals are being asked to nominate women they believe are deserving of special recognition for their outstanding service to the community as a professional or volunteer.

Categories for Nominations

  • Arts
  • Business
  • Communications/Media
  • Community Service Volunteer
  • Education
  • Government
  • Health Care Providers
  • Legal Profession
  • Military/Law Enforcement/First Responders
  • Religion
  • Science
  • Sports

Submit a Nomination

Visit our online nomination form to nominate someone you know for the 2023 Women’s Recognition Awards!


Eligible candidates must live or work in Brookhaven Town and all nominations should include a resume or equivalent document and two letters of recommendation. 


This year, the Town will be celebrating its 37th Annual Women’s Recognition event during Women’s History Month, with a special celebration to be held in March 2023.


The deadline for nominations is Friday, January 27, 2023.

Learn More

Contact Us

Call 631-451-6146 or contact us online for more information about Women’s Services.


The Town of Brookhaven Division of Women’s Services strives to assist women and/or their families in seeking help and guidance in times of transition or crisis by fostering services aimed at improving their lives and enabling them to make healthier decisions.

Dress For Success

The Dress for Success Brookhaven mission is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the developmental tools necessary to help women thrive in work and life.

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