Any Canadian citizen who is a current or former long-term resident of Saskatchewan is eligible for nomination for the Saskatchewan Volunteer Medal.
- Posthumous nominations.
- Organizations, only individuals.
- Sitting members of Parliament or the Legislature or members of the judiciary who still hold office.
Any individual or group may submit nominations. The Saskatchewan Honours Advisory Council recommends recipients based entirely on the information submitted with the nomination.
Completing the Nomination Form
Only one nomination form is required per nominee.
- Mailing address
- Email address
- Telephone number as well as the nominee's.
- Summary statement briefly explaining the reasons you are nominating this person.
Please provide three to six letters from others in support of the nomination, explaining why your nominee is worthy of this honour. Do not exceed six letters. They must be on 8-1/2 x 11" paper, typed or clearly hand-written in dark ink.
You may provide material in support of your nomination. Please ensure that this material is succinct and directly relevant to the nomination. All support materials must be on 8½ x 11" paper, typed, reproduced or clearly hand-written in dark ink.
- Including an expanded statement of your reasons for the nomination
- Biography of the nominee
- List of achievements
- Compact discs
- Newspaper clippings (unless photocopied onto 8-1/2 x 11" paper) as they will be discarded
Submitting a Nomination
Nominations are accepted year-round; the deadline is October 18th.Nominations received after this date will be considered the following year. The person submitting the nomination must sign nomination forms.
All information provided to us is confidential and exclusively for the use of the Honours Advisory Council. We ask that you not inform the nominee of his or her nomination.
Submit signed nomination form and materials by:
- Courier; or
Saskatchewan Honours and Awards Program
300 - 3085 Albert Street
REGINA SK S4S 0B1
Toll free: 1-877-427-5505
Acknowledgement of Nomination
You will be sent an acknowledgement email upon receipt of your nomination. Please advise us if you do not receive this email within one month of sending your nomination.