A nominee must have been an active KDP member for a minimum of 20 years, though they do not need to be currently employed in an education position. Prospective members cannot self-nominate, and officers and employees of the Society are not eligible for nomination until one biennium has elapsed following their term of office or final day of employment. Additionally, nominations will include evidence of satisfying at least 7 of the following 12 criteria, with a minimum of 5 primary criteria:
Current Eleanor Roosevelt Chapter members review all nominations and recommend membership for approval by the KDP Board of Directors. Inductees to the Chapter will be recognized and inducted during the 2023 KDP Convocation.
Nominations for the 2023 class will open February 2023.