Online Nomination Form

Nominations for the 2017 National Optometry Hall of Fame are now being accepted.  The National Optometry Hall of Fame highlights the luminaries within the field of optometry—individuals who have made a significant and long-lasting impact on the profession in the areas of Academia or Private Practice / Federal Services.  

Click here to Nominate a candidate in the Academia Category

Click here to Nominate a candidate in the Private Practice / Federal Service Category

Nominations for the 2017 are no longer being accepted.   Inductees will be honored at Optometry’s Meeting in June 2017 in Washington, DC.   


  • Each nomination is valid for 4 consecutive years. 
  • Nominations must be submitted online using the links above.
  • Nomination are to include a minimum of 2 letters of support and the nominee’s curriculum vitae to be uploaded using the form below.  (PDF format is preferred) 

If you have questions about the nomination process, please contact the AOA Foundation at 314-983-4200 or email at


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