Please complete the form below to nominate a person of your choosing for the 2019 Indiana Black Expo Governor’s Reception Awards. Nominations for the 2019 Awards are due Monday, July 1, 2019 at 11:59 EST. Only completed nominations received by the due date will be considered.
Achievement in Health & Wellness: This recipient is committed to the creation and preservation of physical and mental health and wellness in their community, using the talents to improve the lives of fellow Hoosiers.
Achievement in Business & Entrepreneurship: This recipient has excelled in industry and uses their accomplishments to give back to the community
Achievement in Education: This award recognizes an educator who has used innovative strategies to increase achievement for their students.
Rev. Charles Williams Award: This recipient’s achievements have stood the test of time and left a lasting legacy and positive impact on the community.
Sam Jones Trailblazer Award: The recipient is the ultimate pillar of their community; their efforts have afforded rights and liberties that did not exist previously.
“Next Level” Award: This award recognizes the impact, initiative, and service to the community from an up-and-coming leader. The recipients invoke community involvement, cultivate community initiatives, and exemplify leadership in civil rights.
Harold O. Hatcher Award: This award recognizes an Indiana Civil Rights Commission staff member who provides exeptional customer service,shows exemplary leadership skills, ingenuity in their role, and committment to serving the public's interest of eradicating discrimination.