The Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards honour individuals and organizations that have made an outstanding contribution to co-operatives and credit unions in Saskatchewan. The Merit Awards ceremony and banquet, organized by a committee of co-operative sector representatives, takes place during Co-op Week each October. The event is sponsored in part by the Ministry of the Economy.
Nominations Invited for the 38th Annual Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards
Know a great co-operative leader? Nominate them now for a Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Award! We are pleased to help present the CCA/CDF Global Co-operator Award again this year.
Find out more about all of the award categories and other important information here.
Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards
Online Nomination Form for Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards:
Sample Nomination Form – this document contains the questions to be answered in your nomination, so you can refer to it for gathering information, or for preparing an offline nomination. *Please note that the PDF does not save your responses.
CCA/CDF Global Co-operator Award
CCA/CDF Nomination Form
Nomination deadline for all awards is May 1, 2017.
2016 Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Award Recipients Profiled
Five co-operative leaders were selected to receive Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards in October. Find out more about them through their profile videos below.
Thanks to Access Communications Co-operative Limited for helping us produce these videos, the Ministry of the Economy for helping sponsor the program, and The Co-operators, who print programs for us.
George Keter, Lifetime Co-operative Achievement Award:
Earl Hanson, Lifetime Co-operative Achievement Award:
Marilyn McKee, Lifetime Co-operative Achievement Award:
Beryl Bauer, CCA/CDF Global Co-operator Award:
Lorna Knudson, Co-operative Contribution Award:
Co-operative Merit Award Recipients 2015:
Previous Years' Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards
For information about previous years' Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards and to view video profiles of award receipients (2010 to 2014), please visit our Co-operative Merit Awards Archive.