Hall of Fame Nomination Forms

All nominations for Class of 2016 consideration must be submitted by April 15, 2015. If you have any additional questions, please contact the International Tennis Hall of Fame directly at 401-849-3990.

Online nomination forms may be accessed via the links below. In addition, downloadable nomination forms that can be printed and submited via mail, fax or scanned and emailed, are available at the top of each online nomination form.

 

ELIGIBILITY

Recent Player Category
Active as competitors in the sport within the last 20 years prior to consideration; not a significant factor on the ATP World Tour, WTA Tour, or Wheelchair Tennis Tour within five years prior to induction; a distinguished record of competitive achievement at the highest international level, with consideration given to integrity, sportsmanship and character.

Master Player Category
Competitors in the sport who have been retired for at least 20 years prior to consideration; a distinguished record of competitive achievement at the highest international level, with consideration given to integrity, sportsmanship and character.

Contributor Category
Exceptional contributions that have furthered the growth, reputation and character of the sport, in categories such as administration, media, coaching and officiating. Contributor candidates do not need to be retired from their activities related to the sport to be considered.

VOTING

A panel of International Tennis Media will vote on the Recent Player nominee. A 75% favorable vote is required for induction. The International Masters Panel, which consists of Hall of Fame inductees and individuals who are highly knowledgeable of the sport and its history, will vote on the Master Player and Contributor nominees. To be inducted as a Master Player or a Contributor, an affirmative vote of 75% is required.