Make your nominations Now on or before June 30, 2017
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The Illustrious Awards Ceremony, a signature initiative of The Institute for Latino Studies, documents and highlights the contributions of Tri-State Area Latinos to the advancement of the United States of America. The contributions of Latino icons is video-featured and honored in a professionally produced formal ceremony and Collectible Tribute Journal.

The selection process
Nomination of candidates should be made on or before June 30, 2017 and can be made by boards of education, institutions of higher learning, professional associations/organizations, chambers of commerce, community organizations, government institutions, and the general public in fifteen (15) areas: Arts, Business & Entrepreneurship, Education, Television & Entertainment, Drama & Film, Government, Social Sciences, Judiciary & Law Enforcement, Leadership, Literature, Politics, Religion, Military, Natural Sciences, and Sports.

The Institute's Illustrious Awards Selection Committee, composed by representatives of the judged fields of work, selects three finalists per category, based on the following criteria:

1. Nominee must be of Latino descent and residing in the United States
2. Nominee has at least twenty years of experience in her/his field (years of experience may be substituted 5 years per 1 major accomplishment)
3. Nominee must have at least one major accomplishment in her/his field

The honoree in each category will be the finalist with the highest point average in judged areas.
 
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Enter the name of the nominee you feel should be honored at the Illustrious Award Ceremony Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 6pm at the classic Paul Robeson Campus Center at Rutgers University in Newark, NJ.
 

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Enter the telephone # and e-mail address of your nominee.
 

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On the following list in alphabetical order, please indicate your nominee's area of expertise:
Business & Entrepreneurship
Chemistry
Communications
Drama & Film
Education
Engineering
Judiciary & Law Enforcement
Leadership
Legislature
Literature
Medicine
Military
Music
Physics
Public Administration
Religion
Sports
Television & Entertainment
Other  
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Indicate your nominee's years of experience in her or his field of expertise and list one major accomplishment made to deserve The Illustrious Awards recognition.  Thank you!
 

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The Illustrious Awards Ceremony, a signature initiative of The Institute for Latino Studies, documents and highlights the contributions of Tri-State Area Latinos to the advancement of the United States of America and the world.  The contributions of Latino icons is video-featured and honored in a professionally produced formal ceremony and Collectible Tribute Journal.

For more information and to RSVP visit:  www.illustriousawards.com

Contact us:
The Institute for Latino Studies 
P. O.  Box 224 Bloomingdale, NJ 07403  
www.instituteforlatinostudies.org   thelatinoinstitute@gmail.com