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AMA AWARD NOMINATIONS

Alaska Miners Association Biennial Convention Banquet – Thursday, November 8, 2018

Please limit submissions to fewer than 1,000 words.

Submissions should be sent via email to Deantha@alaskaminers.org by close of business October 26, 2018.

Applications will be reviewed by a five-person committee comprised of the AMA Board Officers, AMA Executive Director, and Convention Committee Chairmen. The winner will be announced prior to the banquet on November 8, 2018.

AMA’s Advocate of the Year

AMA’s Advocate of the Year Award honors an individual active in AMA who embodies the true strength of a membership-based  trade association. This award  will recognize someone who has gone  above and beyond to provide significant efforts to strengthen an effort on behalf  AMA and is a classic example of why members are the true lifeblood of AMA.

AMA’s Corporate Member of the Year

AMA’s Corporate Member of the Year Award honors an organization active in AMA who embodies the true strength of a membership-based organization and corporate support of the organization. This award will recognize someone who has gone above and beyond to provide significant efforts to strengthen the membership of AMA and is a classic example of why members are the true life blood of AMA.

AMA’s Environmental Stewardship Award

AMA’s Environmental Stewardship Award honors an active AMA member (whether an individual or organization) who demonstrates environmental leadership. This award will recognize best management practices in environmental protection or restoration associated with a mining operation or project. Demonstration of new approaches in design, construction, operation, or reclamation are encouraged.

AMA’s Hard Hat Safety Award

AMA’s Hard Hat Safety Award honors a group or person active in AMA who demonstrates an exemplary commitment to safety. The award recipient will demonstrate the highest safety standards, communication of safety policies and training, and have an exemplary record of incident-free days, hours, or other milestones. Awards may go to an operating mine, project, or contractor/vendor who services the mining industry in Alaska.

The Charles C. (Chuck) Hawley Lifetime Achievement Award

The Charles C. (Chuck) Hawley Lifetime Achievement Award is named in honor of the longtime AMA member and former Executive Director Emeritus who dedicated his entire career to advancing Alaska’s mining industry. This award seeks to recognize the service contributions of a mining industry pioneer, individual, or employee who, like Chuck, devoted his professional life to ensuring a successful mining industry in Alaska. This award will honor the dedication and success Chuck exemplified during his career: devotion of time, effort, thought, and action consistently shown in his mining industry service, perseverance and ambition, and a love for educating Alaskans on mining industry endeavors.

AMA’s Individual Member of the Year Award

AMA’s Individual Member of the Year Award honors an individual active in AMA who embodies the true strength of a membership-based organization. This award will recognize someone who has gone above and beyond to provide significant efforts to strengthen AMA and is a classic example of why members are the true lifeblood of AMA.