Nomination for membership into the Black Achievers Society of Greater Kansas City is an honor for African Americans in business and industry. Members of the Black Achievers Society are African American professionals nominated by their employer, colleagues, and community members for their corporate leadership, significant accomplishments, community involvement and achievements.
A letter and nomination form are sent by the Black Achievers Society to businesses and community leaders in the Greater Kansas City, area; requesting them to identify and nominate African Americans based on the criteria previously mentioned.
A committee comprised of representatives from the Black Achievers Society and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) selects the Honorees from persons nominated. Once the selection process is completed through formal acceptance of the nomination; the Honoree is recognized at the awards dinner and later formally inducted during the ceremonial annual meeting.