The International Student Leadership Award: This award recognizes an outstanding foreign or U.S. student who has been a champion for global awareness, engagement and cross-cultural understanding in a high school or a college campus.
The Outstanding Immigrant Community Leadership Award: This award recognizes an individual for leadership excellence and for being an exemplary ambassador for cross-cultural understanding in Central New York.
The International Humanitarian Award: This award recognizes a community organization or institution for its commitment to improving the quality of life of immigrants/refugees in Central New York and/or communities outside the United States.
The Outstanding International Business Award: This award recognizes a business/company for its commitment to advancing international business that has deepened Central New York connections to the global economy and produces positive outcomes for the region and the world.
The International Citizen of the Year Award: This award recognizes and honors an outstanding individual whose life-time achievement has deepened Central New York’s connections to the rest of the world, and has had a lasting global impact. The fields of achievement include but are not limited to business, culture, education, government, medicine, research, sports, and/or community service.