Courage
  • Helen Adamo, 2000
  • Rev. Lisa Anderson, 2017
  • Chelsea Boozer, 2013
  • Jalena Bowling, 2001
  • Doris Bradshaw, 1998
  • Amerah Shabazz-Bridges, 2015
  • Josephine Burson,* 1989
  • Ashley Coffield, 2016
  • Rev. Cheryl Cornish, 2004
  • Alzada Clark,* 1988
  • Teri Craven, 2010
  • Corinne Derenburger, 2008
  • Nickii Elrod, 1995
  • Tandy Gilliland, 2002
  • Africa Gonzalez, 2009
  • Frances Goodman McMahon, 1996
  • Minerva Johnican,* 1985
  • Dr. June Averyt, 2006
  • Georgia King, 1994
  • Vanessa Luellen, 2012
  • Susan Mackenzie, 1999
  • Patricia Merrill, 2002
  • Pat Morgan, 2005
  • Teresa Rae Dowdy, 1992
  • Laurel Reisman, 2003
  • Margery Rumbarger, 1987
  • Anne Shafer,* 2001
  • Maxine Smith,* 1986
  • Novella Smith-Arnold, 1997
  • Modeane Thompson, 2007
  • Rita Underhill, 1991
  • Margaret Widdicombe, 2003
  • Eunice Wilson, 1993
  • Deb Whalen Word, 2011
  • Jocelyn Wurzburg, 1990
Determination
  • Ruth Knight Allen, 1995
  • Joe Ann Ballard, 2002
  • Carol Barnett, 2011
  • Joan Turner Beifuss,* 1986
  • Shera Bie, 1994
  • Willie Pearl Butler,* 1987
  • Deborah Cunningham, 1997
  • Angie D'Agastino, 1985
  • Bernice Donald, 2000
  • Virginia Dunaway, 1990
  • Rebecca Jane Edwards, 2008
  • Lucille Ewing,* 1988
  • Denny Glad,* 2001
  • Polly Glotzbach, 2003
  • Carolyn Hardy, 2012
  • Claudia Haltom, 2016
  • Onie Johns, 2010
  • Dorothy "Happy" Jones, 1992
  • Rev. Rebekah Jordan, 2007
  • Harriet McFadden, 2003
  • Ines Negrette, 2017
  • Rev. Rosalyn R. Nichols, 2005
  • Joyce North, 1989
  • Debbie Norton, 2001
  • Carol Prentiss, 2004
  • Ola Mae Ransom, 1993
  • Felica Richard, 2013
  • Shelia Tankersley, 1998
  • Regina Walker, 2006
  • Doris Walker,* 1996
  • Nancy Williams, 2009
  • Shelia Williams, 2015
  • Bert P. Wolff, 1999

Heritage
  • Lil Hardin Armstrong,* 2016
  • Lucie Campbell,* 1998
  • Myra F. Dreifus,* 1987
  • Eleanor Dicky Ehrlich,* 2004
  • Louise Fitzhugh,* 2011
  • Marion Griffin,* 1996
  • Alma C. Hansen,* 2009
  • Georgia Harry,* 1989
  • Julia B. Hooks,* 1988
  • Alberta Hunter,* 2016
  • Marion Keisker,* 2001
  • Barbara Lawing,* 2007
  • Elizabeth Avery Meriwether,* 2005
  • Lide Smith Meriwether,* 2005
  • Florence McIntyre,* 2008
  • Ethel Niermeyer,* 2003
  • Phoebe Omlie,* 2010
  • Dr. Georgia Patton,* 2012
  • Elizabeth Phillips,* 1994
  • Judith Schwarz Scharff,* 1992
  • Susanne Scruggs,* 2013
  • Patricia Walker Shaw,* 1989
  • Sara Roberts Shaw,* 1997
  • Mary Magdalene Solari, 2017
  • Joan Fulenwider Strong,* 2006
  • Dorthy Sturm,* 1995
  • Suffragists of Shelby County,* 1990
  • Cora Price Taylor,* 1993
  • Mary Treadwell,* 1989
  • Lucille DeVore Tucker,* 1999
  • Lena Angevine Walker,* 1991
  • Ida B. Wells,* 1987
  • Emma Wilburn,* 2015
  • Charl Williams,* 2000
  • Dr. Juanita Williamson,* 2002
  • Frances Wright,* 1985
  • Yellow Fever Heroines* 1986
Heroism
  • Shirley Baliss, 1991
  • Sarah Clayborne, 1994
  • Frances Coe,* 1987
  • Dinia Cruz, 1990
  • Jasmine Gray, 2010
  • Sandra Harrison, 1999
  • Nancy Hastings-Sehested, 1988
  • Brenda Henson,* 2003
  • Wanda Henson, 2003
  • Lisa Herdahl, 1997
  • Pauline Jones Hord,* 1996
  • Jodie Gaines Johnson, 2001
  • Kathy Kastan, 2005
  • Nina Katz,* 1986
  • Alma Lovett, 1989
  • Viola Harris McFerren,* 1992
  • Constance McMillen, 2011
  • Molly Meisenheimer, 2000
  • Summer Owens, 2012
  • Dr. Owen Phillips, 2015
  • Sharon Pollard, 2002
  • Sheila White Parrish, 2007
  • Ashley Sanders, 2007
  • Sandy Sanders, 1995
  • Dr. Rhea Seddon, 2004
  • Arlene Stamm,* 1985
  • Rebecca Terrell, 2017
  • Caroline Turns,* 2009
  • Patty Wallace, 1995
  • Leah Walton, 2016
  • Anne White, 1993
  • Alison Williams, 1998

Initiative

  • Thom Thi Bach, 1988
  • Tina L. Birchett, 1999
  • Eunice Carruthers, 1986
  • Joyce Cobb, 2002
  • Veronica Coleman, 1994
  • Carol Coletta, 1989
  • Karla Davis, 2013
  • Franketta Guinn, 1991
  • Cordell Jackson,* 2001
  • Dr. Lisa Jennings, 2012
  • Edith Kelly, 1993
  • Nancy Lawhead, 2007
  • Joan Lee-Nelson, 1990
  • Elaine Lee-Turner, 1990
  • Kamekio Lewis, 2017
  • Ruth Lomo, 2008
  • Jenny Odle Madden, 2011
  • Nadia Matthews, 2015
  • Hazel Moore, 2003
  • Peri Motamedi, 1992
  • Tonga Nguyen, 1998
  • Deanie Parker, 2004
  • Judy Peiser, 1985
  • Dorothy Gunther Pugh, 1987
  • Rachel Shankman, 2000
  • Karen Shea, 1997
  • Susan Stephenson, 2006
  • Evelyn Thorpe-Hibbler, 1996
  • Jodie Vance, 2009
  • Rev. Sonia Walker, 2010
  • Bennie Nelson West, 2016
  • Mahaffey White,* 2005
  • Elnora Woods,* 1995
Steadfastness
  • Yvonne Acey, 2012
  • Ann Bell,* 1996
  • Nancy Bogatin, 2003
  • Susie Bryant,* 1987
  • Mertie Buckman,* 1990
  • Fannie Belle Burnett,* 2002
  • Ellen Correll,* 1991
  • Jeanne Dreifus,* 1998
  • Lois Freeman, 2001
  • Alberta Gaines,* 1992
  • Carolyn Gates, 2008
  • Dr. Laverne T. Gurley, 2010
  • Frances Dancy Hooks, 1997
  • Gloria Kahn, 2009
  • Barbara C. King, 2015
  • Dorothy Kirsch, 2016
  • Selma Lewis,* 1993
  • Mary Alice Hubbard McWilliams, 2004
  • Linda Miller, 2011
  • Verla Petit,* 1986
  • Althea Price,* 1989
  • Gertrude Purdue,* 2007
  • Marjorie Raines,* 1995
  • Virginia 'Ginger' Ralston, 2006
  • Mary Robinson,* 1988
  • Mildred Schwartz,V 2005
  • Mattie Sengstacke,* 1994
  • Joyce Springfield-Collins, 2017
  • Elizabeth Toles, 2000
  • Jane Walters, 2013
  • Zana Ward,* 1985

Vision

  • Marilou Awiakta, 1988
  • Mickey Babcock, 2004
  • Dr. Phyllis Betts, 2008
  • Dr. Beverly Bond, 2012
  • Bettye Boone, 2015
  • Astrid Braganza, 1987
  • Elinor “B” Bridges,* 1996
  • Ruby Bright, 2005
  • Paula Casey, 1994
  • Deborah Clubb, 1997
  • Lorrine Cunningham,* 1986
  • Bonnie Dill, 1985
  • Ellida Sadler Fri,* 1998
  • Donna Fortson, 2007
  • Patricia Howard, 1992
  • Melvena Leake, 2010
  • Mariel Loaiza, 2003
  • Frances Grant Loring,* 1999
  • Perre McFarland Magness, 2006
  • Audrey May, 1993
  • Marcela Mendoza, 2003
  • Karen Moore, 2017
  • Ruby O'Grady, 2017
  • Dr. Theresea Okwumabua, 1995
  • Elma Neal Roane,* 1990
  • Vickie Scarborough, 1993
  • Linda Sessoms, 2016
  • Donna Sue Shannon, 2000
  • Janann Sherman, 2001
  • Nancy Sorak, 2002
  • Cynthia Grant Tucker, 2011
  • Carlotta Stewart Watson,* 1999
  • Judy Wimmer, 2013
  • Sonja White,* 2009
  • Karen Williams, 1991
  • Carol Lynn Yellin,* 1989
* = deceased