API Leadership Award Nominations

In celebration of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we are excited to announce that nominations are now open for the 2021 API Leadership Award Ceremony. These awards will recognize API community members who have made significant contributions to their community. Senator Umberg deeply appreciates the dedication and service of these individuals to our country and to the API community.

Nominations are open for several categories, including:

Outstanding Organizations – API organizations focused on serving the community and made an impact, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic and API hate issues.

Unsung Heroes –API individuals who have make a difference in public safety, healthcare, education, or government.

Community Leaders – API individuals who make a difference in the non-profit, business community, and art community

Emerging Leaders – API youth an individuals under the age of 30 in the community who make a difference and are likely to become the leaders of the future.

Lifetime Dedicators – API community members who have a life-long legacy for being trailblazers in their community