Honorees 2004

 

 
Award Category Honoree
Honorary Vietnamese American SECRETARY NORMAN Y. MINETA
 
Award Category Honoree
National Leadership Award CATHOLIC CHARITIES USA
 
Six (6) Individuals shall be selected from the following categories:
 
Award Category Honoree
Business   MR. TRUNG DUNG (SAN RAMON, CA)
Government MS. NGOAN LE (CHICAGO, IL)
Media MR. YEN NGOC DO (WESTMINSTER, CA)
Public/ Community Services MR. TRUONG DINH TRAN (NEW YORK, NY)
Science & Technology DR. EUGENE TRINH (WASHINGTON, D.C.)
Sports MR. DAT NGUYEN (DALLAS, TX)

 

Golden Torch Award Selection Criteria:

  • Defines a milestone or benchmark for Vietnamese Americans (1st of...);
  • Positively impacts how others perceive the Vietnamese American community;
  • Validates our position as Americans Of Vietnamese descent; and/or
  • Is considered a role model/pioneer/trail blazer