The deadline for nominations for the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Awards has been extended to Friday, April 30 at 5 p.m. These awards honour and recognize individual and organizational effort in the development, enhancement, and/or promotion of Aboriginal literacy in Saskatchewan. Recipients will be recognized in each of the following categories: Elder, Practitioner, Learner, and Organization/Business. Nominations are accepted, accompanied by two letters of support. For complete nomination criteria, go to www.aboriginal.sk.literacy.ca.
Recipients will be recognized at the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Awards Gala on Tuesday, May 25th, in Manitou Beach, SK, as part of the 4th Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Gathering – Literacy: An Aboriginal Cultural Tradition.
For more information on the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Awards and the 4th Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Gathering, go to www.aboriginal.sk.literacy.ca.
To submit a nomination, to purchase Gala tickets, or for more information, contact:
Gathering 2010 Coordinator
Phone: 306-716-2890 or Email: email@example.com
SALN thanks the following for sponsoring the Saskatchewan Literacy Gathering – Literacy: An Aboriginal Cultural Tradition: The Saskatchewan Ministry of Advanced Education, Employment and Labour, the Dakota Dunes CDC, the Ministry of Education Provincial Library and Literacy Office, Cameco, the Star Phoenix, Dumont Technical Institute, Information Services Corporation (ISC), SIAST, Northlands College, First Nations Bank of Canada, SaskEnergy, Scoles Fine Art & Framing, SGI, SaskTel and Peace Hills Trust Company as well as others.