Doyon, Limited is currently accepting nominations for the 2018 Shareholder of the Year Awards. The nomination deadline is Friday, October 27, 2017, at 5 p.m. Alaska Daylight Time. In addition to downloading a form here, you can submit a nomination online using the form at the bottom of this page.
A printable version of the nomination for can be found here: 2018 Shareholder of the Year Nomination. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. AKDT on Friday, October 27, 2017.
Each year at the Doyon annual meeting of shareholders, the Doyon board of directors recognizes outstanding shareholders nominated for their exemplary characteristics and exercise of traditional Native values. Nominations are being accepted for the following 2018 awards:
- The Hannah Paul Solomon Elder of the Year award recognizes an Elder, age 55 or older, who has devoted his or her life toward the betterment of Alaska Natives. The award is named in honor of the late Hannah Paul Solomon, who dedicated her life to teaching the younger generation traditional ways.
- The Daaga’ Community Service Award recognizes a community or individual who shows strong commitment, competence and sensitivity in helping others to make their community a healthier and safer place to live, and whose accomplishments have directly affected Alaska Natives.
- The Doyon Citizen of the Year Award recognizes a person who has demonstrated leadership, strong commitment, competence and sensitivity in the educational and cultural survival of Alaska Natives. Recipients may be chosen for contributions in the fields of health or education, maintenance of a traditional lifestyle, or for the example they set as parents.
To view the 2017 Shareholder of the Year awardees, please visit the 2017 SOTY feature article here.
For more information about the Shareholder of the Year Awards, please contact shareholder outreach at (907) 459-2085, (888) 478-4755 ext. 2085 or firstname.lastname@example.org.