For over a century, Asians have overcome obstacles to make significant contributions in both the US and Canada. Their contributions have added tremendously to the success and prosperity of North America. With the annual NAAAP100 Awards presented by Buick, NAAAP recognizes applicants who meet the following leadership criterias.

  • Notable in the press and achieved success in his/her profession
  • Made a significant contribution to the world-wide community
  • Achievements have positively impacted mainstream, national, and/or international community
  • Achievements align with the vision and mission of NAAAP as well as be a US or Canadian resident

NAAAP100 and Emerging Leader Honorees are invited guests to the annual NAAAP Convention.  Nominations are reviewed by the NAAAP 100 committee and the NAAAP National Board.  Individuals who are nominated for a NAAAP 100 award are also automatically considered for an Emerging Leaders Award. View the NAAAP100 Award Program and previous NAAAP100 honourees.

2016 Nominations for both awards are due by April 30, 2016 and may be submitted onlineFor inquiries, please contact, Director NAAAP100, Edward Hwang;