The requirements are simple. Nominees must be 39 years of age or younger, live in the New Orleans area and be worthy of distinction. Tell us about their background, accomplishments and future plans, and be sure to include any other information you think might be useful. Elected officials are not eligible.
Send nominations to "40 Under 40," c/o Gambit Weekly, Attn: Shala Carlson, 3923 Bienville St., NOLA, 70119. Fax nominations to 483-3116 or send by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please. The new deadline for suggestions is Oct. 12.