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Each year the Albert Schweitzer Leadership Awards Gala recognizes leaders in diverse areas of human endeavor and supports fundraising efforts that sustain HOBY programs, which provide young people with leadership development opportunities throughout the world. Past honor-ees include Muhammad. Past honorees include Muhamad Ali, President and Mrs. Gerald R. Ford, and Dolores and Bob Hope. Only four individuals are selected for the annual event for the following prestigious awards:
Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award
HOBY’s Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award is presented to individuals who have distinguished themselves through service to mankind and who have contributed signiﬁcantly through their leadership to the education and motivation of youth.
International Inspiration Award
HOBY’s International Inspiration Award honors individuals who have profoundly inspired others by their character, their values and their actions. Their achievements have equaled their ambitions, and they inspire us to do no less.
Alumni Achievement Award
HOBY’s Alumni Achievement Award recognizes an outstanding HOBY Alumnus who has distinguished him or herself as a leader in professional, social and philanthropic endeavors, and has carried that leadership with dignity and respect.
Outstanding Young Alumni Award
HOBY’s Outstanding Young Alumni Award recognizes alumni ages twenty-ﬁve and under who, through signiﬁcant service and leadership in their schools and communities, have made an outstanding difference in the lives of others.