Candidate Submission – Young Leadership & Excellence Award

The mission of the Automotive Hall of Fame is to celebrate the people and their automotive innovations that put the world on wheels. One of the most visible and memorable ways in which this is accomplished is through the Automotive Hall of Fame’s awards programs.

The Young Leader & Excellence Award reflects the Automotive Hall of Fame’s commitment to the future of the motor vehicle industry. The award recognizes young men and women ages 40 and under, who have demonstrated significant potential as future industry leaders.

Candidates for the Young Leadership and Excellence Award should meet the following General Criteria:

  • Has made contributions to help advance the motor vehicle industry.
  • Be recognized as innovative, generally characterized by the “invention” of products, ideas, or concepts.
  • Have made contributions outside the automotive industry, exemplified through community, educational, philanthropic, or government activities.
  • Be of high moral character.

Candidate Submission Deadline:

Candidate submissions must be received by August 31 in order to be considered for the Induction Ceremony held in July of the following year.

Please complete the Candidate Submission Form carefully, making sure to supply information that will satisfy the General Criteria above. In addition, please include information regarding the employment and educational background of the nominee. Copies of resumes, magazine, newspaper, web articles, and other reference materials that would assist the Awards Committee in considering the candidate, should be enclosed with the Candidate Submission Form. An incomplete form or insufficient information can hinder a candidate’s chances of selection.

Candidate submissions may be made on this form or by letter and sent to:

Automotive Hall of Fame
21400 Oakwood Boulevard
Dearborn, Michigan 48124 USA
Phone: 313.240.4000
Fax: 313.240.8641

Download Candidate Submission Form

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