Now accepting nominations!
Who is eligible?
Anyone working in the Indianapolis area who is under 40 on the February 9, 2019, publication date is eligible.
Who are we looking for?
Local business and professional leaders who have achieved success and excelled in their field before the age of 40. We're looking for people who have demonstrated leadership, initiative and dedication in pursuing their careers, and who are likely to continue to achieve in the future. Most of those honored are involved in business or a related career, but previous Forty Under 40 classes have included people who were successful in a wide variety of pursuits, including politics and professional sports.
How do I submit a nomination?
Complete and submit the online nomination form
What is the deadline?
Sept. 21, 2018
Can I fax or mail my nomination?
Nominations sent by email, fax and postal mail will not be accepted. No follow-up calls, please. Emailed letters of recommendation are no longer accepted. Letters should be uploaded and submitted with the nomination.
Can I save my nomination form and come back to it?
No. Once you start the form, you must complete it or start over another time.
When does the special feature publish?
Honorees will be featured in the Feb. 8, 2019, issue of IBJ.
Can I see a list of previous winners?
Yes, click here to view previous Forty Under 40 winners. Previous honorees are not eligible for nomination.