This honor aims to reward job-creators who have stayed in operation for at least 100 or 50 years and have had a significant impact in their community. In order to be considered, businesses should meet the following criteria:
Continuous operation for more than 50 or 100 years;
Founded in Indiana;
Participated in the same line of work for the duration of its operations;
Be in compliance with Indiana Secretary of State, Department of Revenue and Department of Workforce Development; and
Cannot have previously received the Century or Half Century award.