Frequently Asked Questions
To promote acknowledgement and recognition of the outstanding efforts by Africans at home and the diaspora.
September 19th, 2015 at InterContinental Hotel New York Times Square, USA.
Award winners are chosen by the Selection Committee of fellow peers in each category.
No, anyone can attend. A $175.00 donation gets you an admission ticket, which includes dinner dance and open bar, plus giveaways.
As awards sponsors, James and Ruth do not nominate anyone or participate in the selection process.
Invitation letters are sent to those willing to attend the Awards ceremonies at their own expenses who needs a US visa to enter the US. The US Consulate makes the final determination as to who gets a visa or not.
Yes, you can.
No. Blind nominations are not allowed. You will need some information and permission from the prospective nominee to fully complete the nomination.
Yes, media organization are always welcome.