Shareholder of the Year, Elder of the Year and Youth Recognition awards
If you know an outstanding shareholder, Elder or young shareholder/descendant, it’s not too late to nominate someone for CIRI’s 2015 awards, which will be presented at the CIRI and The CIRI Foundation Friendship Potlatches this fall.
- The Shareholder of the Year Award is bestowed upon a CIRI shareholder who has demonstrated exemplary dedication to Alaska Native culture, heritage and communities.
- The Elder Shareholder of the Year Award recognizes shareholders who have demonstrated exemplary dedication to the above noted areas through a lifetime of contributions that have benefited Alaska Native peoples.
- The Youth Recognition Award recognizes young CIRI shareholders and descendants for superior academic achievements, demonstrated leadership qualities, dedication to Alaska Native culture and heritage, outstanding contributions to community and family and exceptional determination and stamina in overcoming significant life challenges.
Nomination forms are available at ciri.com. Completed nomination forms and supporting documents must be received by 5 p.m. on June 11 and should be sent to:
CIRI Corporate Communications
P.O. Box 93330
Anchorage, AK 99509-3330
Fax: (907) 274-8836