Mayor's Hispanic Heritage Awards Nomination Form

Mayor Bernard C. "Jack Young" and the Baltimore City Hispanic Commission present the 2020 Mayor’s Hispanic Heritage Awards to honor members of Baltimore's Hispanic community who have made outstanding contributions toward improving the community's quality of life. This year's awards will honor those whose work has been particuarly impactful in response to COVID-19. 

Due to COVID-19 and social distancing requirements, the ceremony that will honor the winners in each category will take a different, likely virtual format this year. Details are forthcoming and will be announced via MIMA’s Facebook page.

To submit your nomination, fill out the form below. Nomination forms must be received by Monday, September 28, 2020.

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 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and remote working condidtions. 

A selection committee will review all nominations. Sponsors and winners will be notified by October 2, 2020.

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 Latinx community as related to COVID-19. What is the impact of their work? Include brief biographical information. 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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