American Courage Awards

Join Advancing Justice | AAJC for our 23rd annual American Courage Awards reception on December 3, 2020.

Join Advancing Justice | AAJC for our 23rd annual American Courage Awards reception on December 3, 2020.

2020 American Courage Awards: Seeking Nominations

The 2020 American Courage Awards is an annual event hosted by Advancing Justice | AAJC, honoring individuals, groups, and corporations in recognition of their extraordinary courage or commitment to the cause of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) civil rights. It will take place Thursday, December 3, 2020.

The description of the award categories are below:
 
The American Courage Award goes to an individual, company, or organization that has shown extraordinary courage or commitment to the cause of civil rights. This may include a corporate leader who has taken an important stand, an activist who overcame extraordinary challenges, an artist with a unique vision, or a journalist breaking an important story.

The Changemaker Award honors an individual, company, or organization who is a catalyst for change. This may include an entrepreneur, student or activist whose leadership has inspired action that has led to change on a local or national level that benefits Asian American communities.

Click here to see last year’s honorees and event highlights!