The candidate must be a member of a federally recognized American Indian Tribe (which includes Alaskan Natives) or has been legally adopted by parents, one of which must be a member of a federally recognized American Indian Tribe.
Sports participation at a post-high school level in an amateur or professional sport recognized by the NCAA or NAIA.
Candidates are chosen on the basis of playing ability, integrity, sportsmanship, character, and contribution in the team and to sports in general.
Nomination applications can be obtained and printed by clicking here. Or by contacting the American Indian Athletic Hall of Fame Executive Office at 1827 E. Saint Charles Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85042. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org