Nominations are being accepted through noon Wednesday for the Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Annie Awards.

The awards were founded in 1998 to honor Anne Ferguson, a late administrator of Southeastern Louisiana University, and have been given to more than 35 women through the years.

The 2016 winners will be celebrated at a special luncheon April 1.

Pick up nomination forms at the Greater Hammond Chamber office, 400 N.W. Railroad Ave., or download at Visit the website or call (985) 345-4457 for information.