The Michigan Chronicle is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Women of Excellence awards. For the past seven years, the Michigan Chronicle has recognized local African American women who continue to break the mold and affect change in their professions and community. After painstaking deliberations, 50 illustrious women will join the exclusive society of 350 professionals who have previously received this distinction. Submit your nominations today. The deadline for submissions is January 16, 2015 at 5 p.m.