Honors Awards Nominations



The International Insurance Society is proud to recognize individuals who have made a profound and lasting impact on the insurance industry. Each year, we bestow awards that honor excellence across varying areas of influence.

The Insurance Hall Of Fame
Recognized as the premier award in the insurance industry, the Insurance Hall of Fame award is bestowed on an individual who has made a broad, encompassing and lasting contribution to the insurance industry, thereby affecting a substantial influence on the ability of the industry to serve society.

The Vanguard Market Development Award
The Vanguard Market Development Award recognizes those who have substantially advanced the development of insurance in an underserved market or emerging economy.

The Founder's Award
Honoring our founder, this prestigious award recognizes individuals who have made a significant and lasting contribution to insurance thought, product, practice or education.

Criteria for Eligibility
Submissions require a biography of the nominee as well as two independent nomination letters from individuals who are not directly affiliated with the company the nominee represents.  The biography should include a summary as well as details of major accomplishments that may include corporate, industry and/or civic initiatives, awards, recognition and publications.

The Insurance Hall of Fame Laureate is elected by IIS Executive Council, a body of senior insurance executives and academics representing all sectors of the industry and regions of the world.

We encourage you to cultivate this important awards program by submitting the on-line candidate nomination form below. 

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