Shining a spotlight on immigrant achievements and contributions in North Texas, Cowles & Thompson, PC and sponsors seek nominations for the 2016 Immigrant Journey Awards. This awards program celebrate its 5th anniversary by continuing to honor immigrants in four categories:
|Immigrant Entrepreneur Award
|In recognition of an immigrant business owner who has founded a highly successful business in North Texas and who serves as a model and inspiration of success.|
|Immigrant Professional Excellence Award||In recognition of an immigrant who has demonstrated significant professional achievements in their field and whose advancements in their field have a positive impact their profession or community.|
|Immigrant Spirit Award||In recognition of an immigrant civic leader or elected official who has contributed substantially to the community or the region.|
|Immigrant Advocate Award
|In recognition of an individual or organization making positive impact on the lives of immigrants, as an advocate. Nominee may be an individual, an organization, a business, a governmental or community entity, or a non-profit organization.|
The deadline for nominations is 5:00 p.m., Friday, April 15, 2016.