Inductee Criteria (for athletes)

  • Candidate has to be at least five (5) years absent from competing.
  • Candidate must have been a Gary resident during his/her local playing career.

Inductee Criteria (for coaches)

  • Candidate must have been a product of a Gary School or coached in Gary, Indiana.

All nominees must be exemplary people of good citizenship both during and following their career in sports.

The nominator who submits the form is responsible to provide the pertinent documentation in support of their nominee which includes but is not limited to pictures, newspaper articles, and any other additional supporting information.

Please click to nominate someone for the Gary Indiana Sports Hall of Fame,


Download PDF, Fill out and return for consideration. We appreciate your nomination. Nominations are due by November 1st to be eligible for the following calendar year consideration (for example: due November 1, 2023 for eligibility in 2024).