35 Under 35 Recognition Program – Nominate a Sister Today!

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The National Council is pleased to announce a call for nominations for Delta Zeta’s 35 Under 35 recognition program. The 35 Under 35 program recognizes outstanding young professionals who, before the age of 35, have achieved success by making a significant impact in their industry. Candidates for this recognition are women who have demonstrated leadership, initiative and dedication to their careers, are motivated by challenges, serve as volunteers in their communities and are role models for their peers. This program recognizes the individuals’ achievements, ambition and influence.



  • Nominee must be 35 years old or younger by March 31, 2019.
  • Nominee must be an alumna of Delta Zeta in good standing.
  • Has distinguished herself in her career field or in another demonstrable way which causes her to stand separate from her peers.
  • Each winner will be chosen, from a field of nominees, by a panel of independent judges made up of selected Delta Zeta volunteers.
  • Individuals may be nominated more than once, however, individuals may be honored only once.
  • Self-nomination is allowed.


  • Commitment to Delta Zeta values. The actions of each recipient should tie back to the values of the Sorority, especially leadership and/or service.
  • Distinguished Achievement. The alumna has distinguished herself in her career field or another demonstrable way which causes her to stand apart from her peers.
  • Alumna in good standing. The alumna is 35 years old or younger and is in good standing with the national organization and her chapter.

Nominations are now being accepted and will be open until April 30, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern.

To nominate a sister, please click here.


We look forward to learning more about the success of our members around the world!