NAES recognizes individuals and organizations who dedicate time and energy to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, anti-racism, and community service. We encourage you to nominate worthy candidates for the following Awards:
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The Charles C. Irby Distinguished Service Award for distinction in his professional life and community.
The Robert L. Perry Mentoring Award is given for exceptional mentoring.
Student Paper Awards are given to graduate and undergraduate students whose scholarly essays are outstanding and make an impact in the field of ethnic studies. If in any given year no papers are submitted or meet quality expectations, NAES reserves the right to not bestow these awards.
The Ernest M. Pon Award recognizes Asian American organizations dedicated to human rights and equal justice.
The Ashton Welch Memorial Student Travel Fund Award is given to Ethnic Studies students to assist them in attending the NAES Conference.
We encourage all members, friends, and supporters to consider donating to these vitally important awards for it honors the hard work of many and helps mentor and build skills of students. If interested please click here for more details on how to donate to NAES.