On behalf of the Indianapolis Prize, we express our gratitude to the organizations, individuals, and community who have supported our work to recognize the men and women whose contributions are saving the most endangered and threatened animal species on Earth.

Click on the logos below to explore the organizations who make the Indianapolis Prize possible. Because of their generous support, we are able to assist conservationists in the field working to protect wild things and wild places around the world.

Thank you to Lilly Endowment for its years of remarkable support

Legacy Donors

Elizabeth & Kerry Blanchard
Mr. & Mrs. Don B. Earnhart*
Kay F. Koch
Lilly Endowment Inc.
Robert H. McKinney, J.D.
Denny & Donna Oklak
Myrta J. Pulliam
Building the Ark Fund – Brigitte E. Schoner, Ph.D.
Ann M. Stack
Anonymous Fund of The Indianapolis Foundation


Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Ascension St. Vincent Event Network Mays Entertainment, LLC
Alan & Linda Cohen Family Foundation FRP Mike & Sue Smith
Anne Nobles & David Johnson Franklin College Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust
Art Strategies, LLC Gregory & Appel Insurance Oxford Financial Group, Ltd.
Bedel Financial Consulting Griffith Family Foundation Pacers Sports & Entertainment
Borshoff G. Marlyne Sexton Patriot Investments, LLC
Bose McKinney & Evans LLP Indiana University Health Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
Browning Day Indianapolis Monthly Mike & Sue Smith
Butler University Johnson, Grossnickle and Associates Myrta J. Pulliam
Steven S. Cagle JP Morgan Chase Steven S. Cagle
Central Indiana Corporate Partnership Katz, Sapper & Miller Taft Law
Citizens Energy Group Kimball & Louise Morris The Tanner Family
Dorsey Foundation LDI, Ltd. Turner Construction Company
Emmis Communications Lumina Foundation Van Riper Woodard
Family Foundation
VOX Global
Walker Corporate Foundation

Outreach Events

Michael I. Crowther Indianapolis Prize Leadership Forum
Indianapolis Prize Meet a Hero presented by Chris & Christa Adkins

Other Supporters

Buckingham Foundation, Indianapolis Prize VIP Zoo Day Meal Sponsor