The Indiana Jewish Historical Society (IJHS) invites you to learn about the Hoosier Jewish Legends – A Hall of Fame (HJL) celebrating Hoosiers who have created a significant and lasting impact on their profession, faith-based and/or secular community, and the legacy of the role of the Jewish community in Indiana’s continuing story.
Notification of Award:
The Hoosier Jewish Legend Awards Committee is appointed annually by the IJHS. The Awards Committee reserves the right to move nominees into different categories, award multiple nominees within a category, or decline granting of an award within a category, as appropriate.
All submissions are confidential, and nominees are not notified of the application submitted, or its status unless it is successful. Nominators will be notified of receipt of submitted applications and notified directly should their nominee be selected. Nomination forms remain active for three years from the original date of submission.
Max Einstandig* (Terre Haute)
Leonard Goldstein* (Fort Wayne)
Louis Lemberger* (Indianapolis)
Frank H Newman* (Indianapolis)
Lawrence Reuben* (Indianapolis)
Rabbi Dennis Sasso (Indianapolis)
Rabbi Sandy Sasso (Indianapolis)
Martin and Helen Schwartz* (Muncie)
Elizabeth Weinberg* (Madison)
* z”l of blessed memory