Manufacturing Institute

Nominee Eligibility

Directions: Please review the following eligibility requirements prior to registering as a nominator. By failing to adhere to the following requirements your nominee will automatically be disqualified from the review process.

  • Nominations close on October 7, 2016 at 11:59pm EST.
  • A nominee may only be nominated by the following individuals:  company leadership (CEO, Senior Leadership, Directors and Managers); company colleagues; or company peers; peers or colleagues outside a nominee's company.
  • Previous Honorees are NOT eligible.
  • Nominees must currently be employed in manufacturing.
  • There are two category nominators may consider:
    • STEP Honoree: Nominee is currently employed in manufacturing at any level of the company, from the factory floor to the C-suite.
    • STEP Emerging Leader: Emerging female talent currently employed in the manufacturing industry that have made significant contributions and excelled early in their career.
      • Nominee must be between 21 and 30 years of age as of December 31, 2016.