Just to let you know, the nominations for the Duke's Choice Awards 2012 LAD has been extended, the new final date is Novemeber 7th, 2012.
The program looks for the most compelling implementations of Java technology. Innovation is the only criteria. The nomination form can be found on the Duke's Choice Java.net site
Winners will be announced on stage during JavaOne LAD (Brasil) December 4th through 6th, and will also be featured in the January/February issue of Java Magazine. Winners will receive a free JavaOne LAD full conference pass and a Duke's Choice Award Statue.
So, you are in Latin America (LAD) and have an innovative Java project? what are you waiting for? Remember the end date for nominations is November 07th, 2012.
Don't you know if you got what it takes? Check the 2011 winners (when there was only one global program).
more info: Duke's Choice Java.net site