Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards (CUIHA)

Honor. Celebrate. Educate.

The Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards (CUIHA) recognizes the achievements of Champaign County’s international commitment to agriculture, hospitality, humanitarian relief, human rights, research/education, trade and business.

2015 Call For Nominations!

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2015 Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards (CUIHA).  We invite you to consider nominating an individual or organization whose extraordinary international service has improved the lives and contributed to the well-being of people in the following areas:  agriculture, hospitality, humanitarian relief, human rights, research/education or trade and business.

Nomination deadline is extended to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

Download Nomination Packet

The purpose of the International Humanitarian Award is:

  • to honor individuals whose work has contributed significantly to international understanding, cooperation, friendship and development;
  • to recognize the richness of Champaign County’s international contributions, concerns and commitments in the following categories: agriculture, hospitality, humanitarian relief, human rights, research/education and trade and business; and
  • to educate the public about the connections which exist between our local community and the global community.

Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards Event

The 2015 Awards Program will be held on Thursday, September 3, 2015, 5:45 p.m. at I Hotel & Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign.  Tickets will be available through the Champaign Community Relations Office, 102 N. Neil Street, Champaign or by calling 217/403-8830.

 


Video of the 2014 CUIHA Ceremony

  • Lyonel LaGrone, Community Relations Manager/Compliance Officer
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    Lyonel LaGrone, Jr., MBA
    Community Relations Manager/Compliance Officer

    City of Champaign
    102 N Neil Street
    Champaign, IL 61820

    (tel) 217.403.8830
    (fax) 217.403.8835
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