Caribbean American Heritage Awards

...A Celebration of Excellence

Welcome to the 27th Annual Caribbean American Awards Gala 

A Virtual Affair…

A Night to Experience

PRE-SHOW EVENTS

Visit our Lounge Area and experience Culinary treats and Drinks.

ART WALK

An opportunity to experience a variety of beautiful Caribbean Art, books and music

MUSICAL GUESTS

Experience cultural performances in Dance and  Music 

JACKIE SUMMERS

Enjoy the display of Liqueur Mixologist, Jack From Brooklyn

ABIGAIL STEPHENSON

Listen to the smooth vocal sounds

ANDREW CLARKE

Groove to the versatile style of Braata Productions

CHEF OJI JAJA

Visit our Lounge Area and experience Culinary treats and Drinks.

JAZZ VOCALIST

Listen to the sounds of Steel Pan Player and Jazz Vocalist Becky Bass

IMAGE BAND

Enjoy Music from around the Caribbean from the sounds of the Image Band

HOST OF THE EVENT

Neki Mohan

Neki Mohan is an award winning journalist who is the CEO of her own consulting and Media company. Most recently she anchored a No. 1 rated morning show at the ABC affiliate in Miami for over a decade. A compelling storyteller, her reporting has taking her across the Caribbean, the US and the World. She has covered red carpets, world leaders and some of the biggest news stories at 10 TV stations in 5 cities.

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Celebrate the CARAH Awards

Anaya Lee Willabus

Guyana

Visioneur

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Andrea McKenzie

Trinidad & Tobago

Vanguard

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Michele L. Jawando

Bermuda/Jamaica

Outstanding Contributions to Corporate America

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Dr. Nicholas Brathwaite

Grenada

Excellence in Science and Technology

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Swinburne A.J. Augustine, Ph.D.

Dominica

Outstanding Contributions to Public Health

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Frederick A. Morton, Esq.

USVI/Nevis

Trailblazer

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Rt. Hon. David Lammy, MP 

Guyana

Outstanding Political Leadership

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Ambassador Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, O.D

Jamaica

Excellence in Sports

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Senator Don Wehby, O.D.

Jamaica

Outstanding Corporate Citizenship

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Marcus Garvey Lifetime Achievment Award

Hon. Judith (Judy) Mowatt, O.D.

Reggae Icon & Gospel Artist  – Jamaica

Distinguished Guests

H.E. RIYAD INSANALLY

Ambassador

GUYANA

H.E. YOLANDE
YVONNE SMITH
Ambassador

GRENADA

H.E. THELMA PHILLIP-BROWN
Ambassador

ST. KITT5 & NEVIS

H.E. ANTHONY
PHILLIPS-SPENCER
Ambassador

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

H.E. AUDREY MARKS
Ambassador

JAMAICA

OLIVER MAIR,
Consul General,
Miami, Atlanta

JAMAICA

ALSION WILSON, OD
Consul General,
New York

JAMAICA

DR. EDWARD GREENE
Ambassador,
UN Special Envoy

GUYANA

Tickets & Registration

Event tickets are availabe for purchase on the Eventbrite link below:

REGISTER NOW

This year’s CARAh Awards Gala is a Virtual Affair and is being hosted on the HOPIN Platform.  Once you have purchased tickets, you will receive a PASSCODE to Join the Event.  Please watch the video below for more details:

Guide with the VIP Hosts

Watch the Video and learn more how to access the CARAH Awards Show
on  the Virtual Platform

Gala Watch

Enjoy the best of the best… Relive the moments…

In 2019, the Awards Gala was held at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture

Join us on November 20, 2020

Our Sponsors

Contact Us

Institute of Caribbean Studies

Washington, DC