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 Trade and Export Development.
2019 Award Nominations
The deadline to submit nominations for the 2019 Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards is May 1, 2019.
Additional information will be posted in January.
The 2018 Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Award recipients
The 2018 Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Awards Ceremony and Banquet took place on October 15, 2018. The Saskatchewan co-operative sector honoured recipients Marianne Jurzyniec (Co-operative Young Leaders Award), Gordon Young (Lifetime Co-operative Achievement Award), and Brett Fairbairn (Co-operative Contribution Award). Find out more about them through their video profiles 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 the programs for us.
Saskatchewan Co-operative Merit Award Archives
To view the Co-operative Merit Awards video profiles for past years, please visit our Co-operative Merit Awards Archive.