Nominations for the 2019 Tip O’Neill Irish Diaspora Awards are now open.
The awards were first introduced in 2012 to mark the centenary of the birth of the late Tip O’Neill, a liberal Democrat in America whose grandparents originated from Donegal.
The ceremony recognises individuals or groups from the international diaspora who have excelled in their chosen field and deserve recognition for their achievements.
Nominations can be made online with the closing date for submissions March 29th 2019.
Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council Councillor Seamus O’Domhnaill says the coveted awards are significant in highlighting the success and work of the diaspora: