Key 2017 Dates
March 6 - 31: Alumni may submit nominations
April 1 - 27: Hall of Fame Committee reviews all nominations
April 10: Committee announces final candidates; public may comment
April 30: Class of 2017 Finalists are announced at The Cadet's Camp
May 1 - 10: All Cadets supporters may submit letters of support for final candidates
May 15: Committee votes to select the three members of the Hall of Fame Class of 2017
May 20: Class of 2017 announced live at Cadets Community Performance in Johnstown, Pa. following the first full rehearsal of Spring Training
July 1: Special presentation of Class of 2017 inductees at the Day of Cadets in Clifton, N.J. as a part of the Hall of Fame Celebration an Cadets Kickoff
July 2: Special recognition of Class of 2017 inductees at The Cadets' Drum Corps: An American Tradition event in Clifton, N.J.
August 3: Class of 2017 Recognition Ceremony at the DCI Tour of Champions event at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Pa.
Criteria for Nomination
Nominations MUST be submitted by The Cadets alumni; however, anyone may submit subsequent letters of support for nominated candidates.
Nominees MUST have been members, instructional staff, support staff 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 nomination may be submitted via e-mail 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.