The voting ballot for the 2020 Veterans Sufragrettes Award is now open. Voting for this category requires an AUSV membership. Voting will close on July 31, 2019 at 11:59pm. The winner will be announced on January 18, 2020 at the 5th Annual Veterans Awards.

This award shall be given to an entity that has demonstrated impact, value, and progress in empowering and advocating for women across the nation. Since the beginning of World War I, woman have served in our military. However, they still face daily challenges that should not exist in the lives of these heroes . Woman have tirelessly contributed to our country’s health, wealth and sustainability and deserve the utmost respect.  There is an immense need for advocates for change. The Academy of United Sates Veterans honors those who greatly exhibit, through their entity, change not only for women veterans, but for the women of our nation so that we may empower each other through strength and unity. Nominations for the Suffragettes category are open to the public. After nominations are closed and AUSV members vote, the nominations are then narrowed down to the top three candidates. Members of the community will vote and the will then choose a winner. The winner of the Suffragettes category will be announced the night of the Vettys®.