Exemplary Leadership Application

For this year’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Luncheon, our committee thought it crucial to celebrate community leaders that are legacies in their own right. We will recognize community leaders that continue to create positive social change within African American communities through social advocacy, community outreach, community service, and educational programs.

To nominate a community leader for the ”Forward: A Celebration of Scholars” Award, please either download and complete this form electronically, return it to a Foundation board member, or mail it to The IDeaL Education Foundation, P.O. Box 19439, Chicago, Illinois 60680.

If you would like to speak directly to a Foundation representative regarding nominations for the “Forward: A Celebration of Scholars” Award, please contact Donte M. Cleaves, Program Committee Co-Chair.

The deadline for submitting nomination forms is January 2, 2017.