The GNWT is seeking nominations for this year’s 2nd annual NWT Mining and Exploration (MAX) Awards.

The MAX awards “celebrate and encourage excellence within the NWT’s largest industry – and all facets of northern life with which it interacts.” according to a press release from the GNWT.

Nominations are being sought in five categories:

Distinguished Service
Economic Leadership
Environmental & Social Responsibility
Indigenous Achievement
Special Achievement
Nominations are due October 1, 2018 and may be submitted both in-person to the Chamber or online through the Department of Industry, Tourism and Investment’s (ITI) engagement portal.

The Awards will be presented in November as part of the Yellowknife Geoscience Forum.