Consulate Looking for Star in Mexican Community - NBC 7 San Diego

Consulate Looking for Star in Mexican Community

Local consulate seeking outstanding individuals of Mexican origin.



    San Diego's Consulate General of Mexico is looking for its next star.

    The foundation put out a call for notable individuals of Mexican origin to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Puebla, otherwise known as Cinco de Mayo.

    Winners will be honored by the Consulate with a ceremony and letter of recognition.

    There are three categories applicants can be nominated for: career accomplishments, the development of San Diego, and humanitarian action in San Diego.

    Nominations may be submitted for individuals who have engaged in at least one of the following fields of endeavor:

    • Education
    • Science
    • Health
    • Ecology
    • Culture
    • Sports
    • Community
    • Philanthropy
    • Business

    For more information, check out the Consulate General's website.