The Cadets Hall of Fame celebrates the men and women who've contributed greatly to the corps over the years, and we're getting ready to find a our next class of members. Starting on April 2, the Hall of Fame Committee will begin accepting nominations through April 25. To nominate a candidate, you must be an alumni of The Cadets. There are, however, plenty of ways to get involved if you cannot nominate a candidate.
While only alumni can nominate candidates to be in the Hall of Fame, all are welcome to submit a letter of support for their favored candidate. We would also like to invite all of our friends, family and alumni to our Hall of Fame Celebration at the DCI Tour of Champions event in Chester, Pa on Augut 1 for the official Induction Ceremony. Read on to find out when you can best get involved with our Hall of Fame Class of 2018!
April 25: Final day for alumni to submit a letter of nomination.
April 30: Nominees will be published at the website. Letters of support may be submitted via email. Each nomination must be supported by additional letters describing the nominee's qualifications. Anyone is welcome to submit letters of support!
May 10: Final day for the public to submit letters of support. Committee votes to select finalists.
May 1 - 10 : All Cadets supporters may submit letters of support for final candidates.
May 15: Class of 2018 finalists are announced live following the first full rehearsal of Spring Training. Additional letters of support may be submitted for finalist candidates.
May 27: Due date for final letters of support. Committee votes to select the members of the Hall of Fame Class of 2018.
May 31: Class of 2018 announced live following the last full rehearsal of the Johnstown Spring Training Sessions.
August 1 : Class of 2018 Induction Ceremony at the DCI Tour of Champions event in Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Pa. Purchase your tickets here.
Criteria for Nomination
Nominations MUST be submitted by Cadets alumni; however anyone may submit subsequent letters of support for nominated candidates.
Nominees MUST have been members, instructional staff, support or volunteers of The Cadets (this includes quartermasters, drivers, parents, cooks, etc.)
Nominations must be made in the form of a letter describing the candidate's qualifications. Letters of nominations may be submitted via email to The Cadets Hall of Fame Committee Chairman, Jim Zulick, at .
No more than one nomination per year will be accepted from each individual.
Once all nominations have been submitted, all nominees will be posted on The Cadets' website, cadets.org, and the Hall of Fame Committee will begin accepting and reviewing letters of support.
Each nomination MUST be supported by additional support letters describing the nominee's qualifications. Anyone is welcome to submit letters of support!
Groups are NOT eligible for induction into the Hall of Fame.