Edwardsburg Schools Hall of Fame accepting nominationsPublished 2:12pm Thursday, February 25, 2010
Edwardsburg Public Schools Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for the 2010-11 school year. Applications are available by contacting Kathy Dew at 663-1053 or on the district Web site at edwardsburgpublicschools.org. The applications are due by March 12 and selection will occur by the middle of May. Newly elected members to the hall of fame will be announced at the first home football game after Labor Day and inductions will be held in April 2011.
The criteria for nominating a candidate (living or deceased) for this honor is broken down into four categories:
• Student Activities Award: An Edwardsburg Public Schools graduate who preformed with excellence in academics and/or co-curricular activities and has been out of school for at least 10 years
• Former Staff Member: A nominee who has left employment with Edwardsburg Public Schools for at least two years and who has distinguished him/herself by demonstrating exceptional leadership, character and achievement
• Lifetime Award: Those alumni of Edwardsburg Public Schools who have been out of school for at least 40 years and whose lives have demonstrated character and distinction reflecting honorably upon the district and its heritage
• Special Award: Those alumni, faculty, staff or friends of Edwardsburg Public Schools whose actions and/or achievements may not be categorized in any of the above, but are deserving of such recognition and honor. These awards may be made for humanitarian actions, special contributions or other causes as may be determined by the nominating committee and approved by the selection committee.