Rising Star Award

Nomination Form

This award honors the accomplishments and contributions of up-and-coming CPAs who add value to their firm or company through strategic and innovative initiatives, exhibiting leadership competencies and a commitment to the profession. 

The nomination deadline to submit is Friday, July 12, 2024. 

Nominee Requirements

  • Nominees must be an MICPA member and a CPA who has been licensed for less than 10 years.
  • Self-nominations are welcomed and must include a letter of recommendation.

Award Criteria

  • Displays exceptional potential for future leadership, going beyond routine duties to innovate and drive impactful projects and results.
  • Leads initiatives that significantly impact the growth of their organization or their team.
  • Contributes to a positive work environment through mentorship or collaboration.



Submit a Nomination

Estimated Completion Time: 10 minutes

Nominator Information

Nominee Information

Supporting Statement  

FOR SELF-NOMINATIONS: Please submit your letter of recommendation via email to kengelhardt@micpa.org.