The Branford Sports Hall of Fame has a two-part selection process.
An individual who has brought honor and distinction to the Town of
Branford through athletics may be nominated via a written nomination
form, accompanied by comprehensive documentation to support the
nominee’s candidacy. To be considered for a particular year, a
nomination form must be received one week prior to the annual
Nomination Meeting which is held in June. Nominations are held in
perpetuity or until a candidate is inducted into the Hall of Fame. No
nominations will be accepted in other than written form, accompanied
At the annual Nomination Meeting, written information about nominees
(completed nomination forms and supporting documentation) is presented
to the Selection Committee in a Booklet of Nominees. Members of the
committee review the nominee’s credentials and share information about
the nominees. A Selection Meeting is held within a month to select inductees
via secret ballot.
The Selection Committee is comprised of three groups: (1) previously
inducted members of the Branford Sports Hall of Fame, (2) individuals
who hold the leadership positions of Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer,
Media Coordinator, Director of the Branford Recreation Department,
Ticket Coordinator, Fund Raising Coordinator, Web Site Coordinator,
Program Coordinator and committee members who do assigned research for
the Hall of Fame. Only members of the Selection Committee may attend
the Selection Meeting, each is entitled to one vote per ballot.
View Members of this Year's Committee