Latinas First Foundation                       Trailblazer and Unsung Heroine Award Nomination

 
                                                                                   

 

Please submit Trailblazer Awards Nominations via e-mail to info@latinasfirstfoundation.org.
Submission deadline is January 31st, 2016, 11:59 pm MST.

 

Latinas First Foundation Mission: Celebrate and elevate the Latina community by focusing on our cultural and historical contributions in Colorado while providing opportunities and non-traditional scholarships for the next generation.

NOMINATOR INFORMATION

 

NAME

     

EMPLOYER

     

ADDRESS

     

CITY, STATE, ZIP

     

TELEPHONE

     

E-MAIL

     

 

NOMINEE INFORMATION

            (Select one)

 Trailblazer Award                                                                                  Unsung Heroine Award              

NAME

     

EMPLOYER

     

ADDRESS

     

CITY, STATE, ZIP

     

TELEPHONE

     

E-MAIL

     

 

INSTRUCTIONS

 

Please submit the following information in support of your nomination:


       Application Review by Latinas First Foundation Committee – March 1-15, 2016

       Awardee Notification – March 31, 2016

       Annual Luncheon and Award Presentations – May 5, 2016

       One nomination form per nominee with complete information.

       Nominee's resume/bio describing her background and contributions.

       Narrative supporting the criteria of your nomination and other pertinent details.

       Up to five letters of support from individuals/organizations or other written materials that support the nomination.


 

The Nomination Form and other documents should be submitted via e-mail in one single message as a PDF attachment. Please indicate Latinas First Foundation [Trailblazer and/or Unsung Heroine] Award in the subject line of the email.  Any application received after the January 31st, 2016 deadline will not be included for consideration by the Latinas First Foundation.

AWARDS CRITERIA

 

The following criteria apply to the nominees of the specific awards.

Latina Trailblazer Award

  Significant Latina First who has blazed a trail for others to follow.

  Extensive contributions to the Latino/a community.

  Proven history of creating change and/or demonstrating impact benefiting the Latino/a community at the local, state, or national level.

  Demonstrated leadership in the Latino/a community.

  Record of recognition by peers for legal projects or professional achievements, such as business or non-profit affiliations.

  Record of recognition by other awards, honors, achievements, or publications that support this nomination.

 

Latina Unsung Heroine Award

  Commitment to the Latinas First Foundation's Mission and to the Latino/a community through pro bono, community service or other activities.

  Not often recognized for demonstrated efforts and commitment to the Latino/a community.