The Person of the Year program recognizes people who had made a significant positive impact on the community in 2015 resulting in a stronger community.
The Star Press will celebrate the Person of the Year on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 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 Jane Jakubiak: firstname.lastname@example.org by Dec. 16, 2015. You may also fax or mail
The Star Press Person of the Year, Attn: Jane Jakubiak
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 2015. 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.
Before completing the form, type your essay in a word processing program first and then copy and paste into the last box for the essay on the form. This site will time out and you will lose your essay and an error will occur.