Mayor's Hispanic Heritage Awards Nomination Form

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and the Baltimore City Hispanic Commission present the 2021 Mayor’s Hispanic Heritage Awards to honor members of Baltimore's Hispanic/Latino community who have made outstanding contributions toward improving the community's quality of life. 

Due to the continually evolving COVID-19 situation, the format of the ceremony that will honor the winners in each category is still being determined. When final details are available, this page will be updated, and the event will also be announced via MIMA’s Facebook page.

To submit your nomination, fill out the form below. Nomination forms must be received by Friday, September 17, 2021.

If you have difficulty submitting this form online, you may download and email your submission to m[email protected]. Please note that mailing submissions will NOT be an option in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and remote working conditions. 

A selection committee will review all nominations. Sponsors and winners will be notified by Friday, October 1, 2021.

Nominator/Sponsor Information

Your contact telephone number
A phone number to reach you during the daytime
Your mailing address


Name of the person you would like to nominate
Contact number for the nominee
The nominee's email address
Mailing address for the nominee

Award Nomination

Please provide a description of the nominee’s work in the Hispanic/Latino community as related. What is the impact of their work? Include brief biographical information. Nominees whose work has provided assistance to those impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will be given priority. FOR THE DELFINA HAYDEE PEREDA ECHEVERRIA AWARD: Please provide a description of the nominee’s work as it relates to building bridges between the Hispanic/Latinx community and other entities or communities in Baltimore City. Their work should be in the spirit of the late Delfina Haydee Pereda Echeverria for whom the award is named. (300-400 words)

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