Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame Overview:
Currently, the Hall of Fame does not have a physical site that you can visit. Rather, its full roster of inductees and history is online. You can visit it here. The Hall of Fame also has a touring exhibit.
Criteria to be Inducted into the Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame :
The Hall of Fame considers individuals as well as friends of the community and LGBT organizations and businesses that have made significant contributions to Chicago's LGBT communities.
How to Nominate Someone for the Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame:
The nomination must include:
- The Nomination Data Cover Sheet, which is found with the pdf nomination form linked above.
- A separate 200- to 300-word narrative describing the nominee's contributions, significant accomplishments, and community activities.
- An 8 x 10 black-and-white portrait-style photograph.
- Appropriate supplemental materials are also allowed.