Hamilton OBannon graphicHAMILTON-O’BANNON AWARD CRITERIA

  1. The award is named after two prominent Hoosier public servants, Governor Frank O’Bannon and Congressman Lee Hamilton.
  2. A candidate must demonstrate outstanding leadership, service and dedication as a valued member of the Indiana Democratic Party, which is consistent with that embodied in the work and lives of Governor O’Bannon and Congressman Hamilton.
  3. A candidate must exhibit integrity and strength of character both inside and outside the political arena.
  4. A candidate must be considered to bring respect and credit to the Indiana Democratic Party.
  5. Consideration should be given to those that embrace compromise within the party, generosity to our peers.

PAST RECIPIENTS
2012 – Dr. Woodrow Myers
2013 – Brad Queisser
2014 – Hon. Kathy Davis
2015 – Michael Browning