Nominations for the
2015 Ellis Island Medals of Honor
The deadline for nominations was Dec. 15th, 2014. NECO will accept early nominations for our 2016 event.
If you have any questions regarding the 2015 event, please contact the NECO offices at 212-755-1492
Ellis Island Medals of Honor will be held on Saturday, May 9th, 2015
The ELLIS ISLAND MEDALS OF HONOR are awarded annually to a group of distinguished American citizens who exemplify a life dedicated to community service. People who preserve and celebrate the history, traditions and values of his/her ancestry and who dedicate themselves to creating a better world for us all.
If you would like to nominate someone of extraordinary merit to receive the Ellis Island Medal of Honor please review the criteria for selection by clicking here. View Criteria for Selection