You can nominate an outstanding senior

INDIANAPOLIS — Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch, in collaboration with the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration’s Division of Aging, announced nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Golden Hoosier Awards.

Crouch said the award began in 2008 and annually honors Hoosier senior citizens for their lifetime of service and commitment to their communities.

To be eligible for the Golden Hoosier Award, nominees must currently be Indiana residents, aged 65 or older and have been a volunteer in the community for the past three years.

The award ceremony will be at the Statehouse on June 21. Electronic nomination forms are available at and must be submitted by May 14.