The annual "Business Woman of the Year" award embraces women in the community and honors their contribution to area businesses. It recognizes a female chamber member's personal achievements in business. The recipient will be a woman who believes in and demonstrates her purpose. Her commitment to business excellence, management and community involvement are among the characteristics sought.

Along with the Palo Verde Award, the Women in Business Committee is awarding two scholarships to a woman continuing her education or attending college or university.

To nominate a woman or apply for the scholarship, visit

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