Ktunaxa Citizens’ Excellence Awards, 2023 Nomination Forms

Nominations are open for the Ktunaxa Citizens’ Excellence Awards.

Date for nomination extended to July 5, 2023!

Awards will be presented at the 2023 Annual General Assembly,
July 26 & 27, 2023 • Yaq̓it ʔa·knuqⱡiʔit

Award Ktunaxa Excellence in:
• Sports
• Education
• Arts & Entertainment
• Health
• Cultural Knowledge & Language
• Entrepreneurial / Business
• Lifetime Achievement
(Awards are to honour those who are physically here with us today.
At the 2022 Ktunaxanin̓tik Gathering held in ʔakisq̓nuk,

they recognized those who have passed on, new Ktunaxa babies born, and graduates.
KNC will incorporate this practice into AGAs going forward, starting this year.)

When will the awards be presented?
At the Annual General Assembly in July 26 & 27, 2023 at Yaq̓it ʔa·knuqⱡiʾit

Who can nominate?
Any individual, community group or recognized entity (Band Council, Aboriginal business, etc.)

Who can you nominate?
Any Ktunaxa Citizen or Ktunaxa Citizens’ Group.

Who selects recipients?
The Ktunaxa Citizens Excellence Awards Committee (KCEA).

Please see below for information about volunteering for this fun, Ktunaxa-only committee!

What’s in a nomination?

Please see the nomination form below. It may take a few moments to load.
It is a “fillable” PDF, so you can open it in Acrobat Reader and you can then type in your responses, save it, and email it to caylee.toma@ktunaxa.org.

Or, you can print it out to fill it in and deliver it to the address below.

Or even fax it… number below.

Complete 2023 Ktunaxa Citizens’ Excellence Awards nomination form, with the following details:
• Name of the person or group you are nominating,
• A description of their contributions
or how they have excelled in their field,
• What the person’s or group’s involvement has meant,
• A short description of successes achieved,
• One paragraph describing the nominator’s relationship to the nominee.

How to send in nominations?
Due by Wednesday, July 5, 2023
Mail, fax or email to:
Ktunaxa Nation Council
7825 Mission Road
Cranbrook, B.C. V1C 7E5
Attn: Ktunaxa Citizens’ Excellence Awards
Caylee Toma
Email: caylee.toma@ktunaxa.org
Fax: 250-489-2438

Nomination forms are just below… it may take a few moments for the forms to load.

Date for nomination extended to July 5, 2023!

Download (PDF, 290KB)