Each October, in honor of LGBT History Month, Equality Forum releases a list of community icons.
Equality Forum is seeking nominations for its 2021 class of LGBT History Month icons. To date, the organizaztion has named 465 icons since the program's inception in 2006.
The selection criteria, as outlined by Equality Forum, is below.
Nominated LGBT Icons may be living or dead, national or international. Selection is based on one or more of the following criteria.
The nominee is:
Distinguished in their field of endeavor
A national hero
A significant contributor to LGBT civil rights
Past icons can be viewed here.
The nomination deadline is Friday, December 4. Nominations can be made by clicking the button below.