Minority Achievers Awards & Scholarship Gala

The 43rd Annual Minority Achievers Awards & Scholarship Gala pays tribute to the city’s top minority leaders and achievers who have performed outstanding service in their profession and for the community. At this signature fundraising event, local corporations, organizations and educational institutions realize the opportunity to honor talented minority men and women who demonstrate excellence.

Additionally, the annual awards is a showcase of the significant academic talents and successes of “CLD Scholars.” CLD youth participants who have achieved distinction by being awarded scholarships from educational institutions for reaching their intellectual and academic potential are recognized. Over $4.6 million in full and partial scholarships dollars were awarded to CLD Alumni in 2022.

Schedule Thursday, March 16, 2023

5:45 pm – The doors open to the Sagamore Ballroom

6:00 - 8:20 pm Dinner and Program

Indianapolis Youth Development

Sponsor the 43rd Annual Achievers Awards to support a one-of-a-kind event, and the mission of advancing African American youth to be future professional, business and community leaders.

Reserve your spot at this year’s Achievers Awards to receive pertinent information including day of event instructions.