Women of Distinction Nomination Categories Business - Outstanding abilities and accomplishments in agriculture or business as a business owner, entrepreneur, or mid to upper/executive management. Creative Arts and Entertainment - Excellence in the arts, whether in promoting, supporting, teaching, or performing. Education - Excellence as an administrator, board member, or educator. Professions - Outstanding performance in a field such as finance, government, health care, labor, law, or religion. Social Services - Accomplishments through direct assistance or advocacy that have contributed to improving the quality of life for people in McLean County. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) - Excellence as a professional in a field of science, technology, engineering, or math. Volunteer Service - The Harriett F. Rust Community Service Award will be given to a woman who has made significant contributions as a volunteer to better McLean County. Young Professionals - The Carabel Washington Young Professional Award is a young woman who is new to their career and making a difference, whether professionally or through community engagement, etc. Your nominee must be the age of 40 or under.