MMEA Hall of Fame Award

 Hall of Fame Recipients


OBJECTIVE:  To honor any individual who has made a lasting or enduring impact on the stature and condition of music education in the state of Missouri.


  1. This person may be:
    1. Alive or deceased
    2. Active or retired from service in the state of Missouri.
  2. Residency at the time of selection is not a pre-requisite.
  3. The candidate must have sustained ongoing membership in MMEA/NAfME.
  4. The candidate must have demonstrated, over an extended period of time, the ability to positively impact the personal and/or musical development of Missouri’s youth.
  5. The candidate must have demonstrated a continued commitment to their own professional and musical growth through active membership in professional organizations.


Submission Instructions:

  • All materials and letters of recommendation must be submitted online at
  • All applications and materials must be submitted by December 15.
  • A nomination and a minimum of three letters of endorsement must be submitted online.
  • The person initiating the nomination must be a member of NAfME and may not be one of the three endorsers. However, the nominator must provide a brief explanation of purpose for their nomination.
  • The person initiating the nomination should gather all materials from recommenders and submit all materials online.
  • A letter of receipt of submission will be sent to all nominators from the administrator of the award process, stating a timetable for notification of selection.
  • The administrator of the award process shall notify the nominator of an incomplete submission. The committee chair is not obligated to accept late nomination materials. (



MMEA Hall of Fame Award Nomination Form

  • Nominee Information

  • MM slash DD slash YYYY

  • Current or past (if retired).
  • Current or past (if retired).
  • Nominator Information

  • Endorsements

    Three letters of endorsement are required for this nomination. The person initiating this nomination must also submit a letter of purpose/endorsement in addition to the three persons listed below. NOTE: All letters of endorsement must be submitted on or before December 1 of the year preceding the induction.
  • This endorsement should be completed by the nominator. This endorsement may be typed directly in this field OR uploaded below.
  • Max. file size: 456 MB.

  • Max. file size: 456 MB.

  • Max. file size: 456 MB.

  • Max. file size: 456 MB.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.