Dora the Explorer has been recognized by several different organizations during its long run on television. This year the program received a National Association of Multi-Ethnicity of in Communications (NAMIC) award in the area of animation.

The NAMIC Vision Awards are given out annually and this is their 19th year of giving out awards. Sponsors for this year’s awards are Disney-ABC Networks, Warner Brothers, Time Warner Cable , Bright House Networks, Comcast and NBC Universal, Fox Deportes, and producer Carl Beverly.