The 23rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Celebration Breakfast will be held Monday, January 20, 2020 from 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM in the Mattioli Recreation Center on the campus of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. As part of this breakfast celebration, we invite you to nominate individual(s) whose actions exemplify the principles of this great American. Nominations must include one letter of recommendation and this completed form. We encourage any additional information which can be made available to the selection committee. These items may include resumes or additional letters of recommendation.

Letter of recommendation should describe, in detail, how the candidate exemplifies two or more aspects of Dr. King’s ideology of non-violence, equality, justice, cultural diversity, respect for humanity, etc. For more information about the nomination process, please contact Emily Brennan, Special Events Coordinator, at (570) 422-3156. One award will be presented in each of the following categories:

Community Member

Candidates must be actively involved in Monroe County working to improve the community in ways such as advocating for education, working with children and youth, underprivileged and underrepresented groups, etc.

ESU Faculty, Staff, Administrators and/or Student

Candidates must be either currently employed by the University as faculty, staff, or administrator, and/or a current ESU student enrolled at the University for a minimum of two full-time semesters..

Application Deadline: Friday, November 15, 2019

For additional information, please call Emily Brennan, Special Events Coordinator (570) 422-3156 or e-mail at

If you prefer you can download a paper application.

Contact Us

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Contact Information

Campus Address
96 Normal Street
(570) 422-3896
(570) 422-3897 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Multicultural Affairs
(570) 422-3961