Nominations are being accepted for the 18th annual Star Press Person of the Year awards.

The Person of the Year program recognizes people who had made a significant positive impact on the community in 2014 resulting in a stronger community.

The Star Press will celebrate the Person of the Year on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 with a reception, dinner and awards ceremony at the Student Center at Ball State University.

Nominate people using the online submission form below, or by emailing nominations to Heather Ault: hault@muncie.gannett.com by Dec. 9, 2014. You may also fax or mail nominations:

The Star Press Person of the Year, Attn: Heather Ault
P.O. Box 2408
Muncie, IN 47307
Fax: (765) 213-5703

Please include both name and contact information for yourself and the nominee (address, phone number and email). Describe the nominee and his or her impact on the community. Please describe how the nominee has demonstrated leadership and vision that has broadly impacted Muncie or East Central Indiana in 2014. Provide examples of how the nominee demonstrated impactful leadership (e.g. industry leadership, charitable work, public policy activities, educational partnerships, humanitarian contributions).

The Star Press Person of the Year Committee will make the final selection of the award winner and finalists. All nominees must reside in Blackford, Henry, Delaware, Jay or Randolph counties. Nominations must be complete according to the guidelines above for consideration.

Tell us who you think should be our Person of the Year:

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