|Tyler Sanchez receives his Veterans’ Voices Award |
from Commissioner Larry Shellito
Now in its fourth year, the Veterans' Voices Award recognizes, amplifies, and honors Minnesotans who have honorably served and are making significant contributions to their communities. These actively engaged, former and current military service members go above and beyond to make positive contributions that improve the lives of people across Minnesota.
To nominate a Veteran for this award, please fill out the online nomination form by Friday, June 3, 2016.
All nominations must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, June 3, 2016. Nominees selected to receive an award will be notified by July 8, 2016. All awardees must be able to attend the September 11, 2016 dinner and award ceremony in St. Paul.
Exclusions: Please note that Humanities Center staff, board members, fellows, and consultants are neither eligible to nominate an individual for nor receive a 2016 Veterans' Voices Award.
Consider nominating an extraordinary Veteran in your life! For more information visit: mnhum.org/vets
Some past Veterans’ Voices Awardees have been featured bloggers for the Humanities Center. Here is a selection of blog posts written by Veterans’ Voices Awardees:
- How Do You See the Humanities Growing and Active in Your Life by Sakinah Mujahid
- Who is Really a Hero by Louis Goldstein
- How Do the Humanities Define Us as Americans by Pete Hegseth
- Is There Hope for the Humanities by Angie Batica
- Veterans’ Voices Month Is On the Rise In Minnesota by Evan Tsai