Candidate Nomination

insurance hall of fame


The John S. Bickley Founder's Award Nomination Form

The Vanguard Market Development Award Nomination Form

The Insurance Hall of Fame, the preeminent insurance award for excellence, is bestowed annually by the International Insurance Society (IIS), and honors those who have made significant contributions to insurance theory and practice. The IIS, founded in 1965, is a global forum for all stakeholders of the industry, examining vital issues which shape the industry and drive growth and innovation towards narrowing the protection gap. Members from over 90 countries include re/insurance executives, regulators, academicians and representatives from international institutions.


  • Nominees must be adjudged to have 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.
  • Nominees must be living.


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. You may also submit nominations by contacting the International Insurance Society, Inc. at by phone at +1-212-277-5171.