The 31st Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards

premiered September 28, 2018

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31st Hispanic Heritage Awards About the Awards

The awards, established by the White House in 1987 to commemorate the creation of Hispanic Heritage Month in the U.S., are considered among the highest honors for Latinos by Latinos and recognize notable Latinos who have had a positive impact on America and the world in various fields. 

Read more about the honorees below.

2018 Hispanic Heritage Awards Honorees, Performers and Presenters

2018 Honorees

Community Service Award | Sister Norma Pimentel 

Culture Award | Richard “Crazy Legs” Colón

Vision Award | Jesse & Joy

Inspira Award | Karol G 

Trailblazer Award | Mj Rodriguez 

Entrepreneurship Award | Daniel Lubetzky 

Culinary Arts Awards | Ingrid Hoffman 


The 31st Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards were produced by Noveau Productions, LLC

and made possible by Nationwide Insurance and Target.

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