The purpose of the Living Treasures Award is to recognize and honor individuals who have demonstrated excellence and high standards of achievement in their particular fields of endeavor, and, through their continuous growth, learning and sharing, have made significant contributions towards enriching our society.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION
1. Demonstrates continuous growth and learning in one's area of strength.
2. Shares consistently one's knowledges and understanding with others in particular field(s) of endeavor.
3. Makes significant contributions towards enhancing society resulting in a more harmonious and compassionate society for all.
An organization or person may nominate a candidate for this award by submitting an application form with information on the person being nominated. The application form is available at the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii office at 1727 Pali Highway, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, Phone: 522-9200.
The application must reach The Living Treasures Committee, Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii, 1727 Pali Highway, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, by August 1. The presentation of the award is made in February of the following year.