20 Under 40 - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

The Quincy Herald-Whig is seeking nominations for its "20 under 40" awards that honor local business and community leaders.

The Herald-Whig is creating this special publication to honor people under the age of 40 in west-central Illinois and northeast Missouri who make differences in many ways. We are asking our readers to submit the names of people who have been successful in the business world while also being active leaders in our communities.

Please take a moment to fill out the form below and tell us about someone under the age of 40 who you believe should be recognized in print and online by The Herald-Whig. The nomination form will be used in the selection process.

Candidates should have achieved measurable professional success. Also include the nominee's involvement in community service and volunteering.

Candidates must reside within The Herald-Whig's circulation area (Adams, Hancock, Brown and Pike in Illinois; Lewis, Clark, Marion, Knox, Shelby, Scotland, Pike and Ralls in Missouri).

Nominees must be 39 years of age or younger as of Sept. 28, 2014.

Information collected is confidential and will not be released without prior approval.

All nominations must be made by 8 a.m. on Wednesday, July 16.

  • 20 UNDER 40 NOMINATION

    Please take a few moments to fill out this form.

    SUGGESTION: When you submit information about the nominee's biography in the last question, compose your thoughts it in a different format (like a Microsoft Word document), then copy and paste the information into the form.

    * denotes required fields

    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thank you for your submission. Look for our 20 under 40 edition later this summer.

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