Sturgis Museum seeks 2014 Hall of Fame nominees

Publish Date: 
Oct 16, 2013

STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is seeking nominations for the 2014 Hall of Fame and the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame. 

Individuals, organizations and businesses considered for induction into the Hall of Fame will have made a positive and significant impact on motorcycling. 

The Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame recognizes the sacrifices individuals across the nation, and world, have made to protect the rights of motorcyclists through their efforts in the political arena and in grassroots motorcyclists rights organizations. Individuals considered for the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame will have made a significant impact through their work in grassroots rights efforts.

Nomination forms must be accompanied by credentials, which explain why an individual should be considered for induction. Museum management notes that while nominees’ achievements may be outstanding, not everyone knows it. A comprehensive overview of their accomplishments is necessary to make an informed and educated decision. Biographical info, newspaper articles, historical documents and other supporting material may be submitted. Credentials should be no longer than five pages long, including the nomination form.

Anyone interested in submitting a nomination form can download the Hall of Fame Nomination form online at www.sturgismuseum.com/assets/file-manager/14-Nomination-Form.doc. The Freedom Fighters nomination form is available at www.sturgismuseum.com/assets/file-manager/FFHoF-Nomination-Form.doc or you can request a nomination form by phoning the Museum (605) 347-2001 or emailing info@sturgismuseum.com.

Nominations must be received by the Museum no later than Jan. 10.  Individuals chosen for induction into the Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame and the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame will be honored at the annual induction breakfast ceremony next August.

Press release posted by Holly Wagner