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Save the Date! 67th Annual Trek of the WSHS, June 12-14, 2020
Devils Tower and other Crook County locales

Awards Program

Awards Program

The Wyoming State Historical Society recognizes individuals and organizations in the field of Wyoming History by an annual awards program. The awards are presented each year at the annual meeting of the Society on the Saturday following Labor Day. Nomination forms for the awards are submitted through the local and county chapters of the Society. Individuals who are members of the WSHS may also make nominations. For general questions contact Linda Fabian, WSHS Executive Secretary, linda@wyshs.org.

The Wyoming State Historical Society seeks nominations of individuals and organizations that have done outstanding work in preserving and interpreting Wyoming history in 2018. The deadline for nominations is April 30, 2019.

NOTE:  The two preservation award nominations go to someone other than the general wards chair. Information is within the nomination forms below. 

Send nominations (with the exception of what is mentioned above) to:

Jane Gebhart, General Awards Chair
805 Rodeo
Gillette, WY 82718

Nomination forms and complete details of the awards may also be obtained through the Awards Chairman of each local chapter, or you may contact WSHS Executive Secretary Linda Fabian at the WSHS Office in Wheatland at linda@wyshs.org or 307.322.3014 for more information. 

You do not have to be a member of the Wyoming State Historical Society in order to be nominated for an award. However, nominations are only accepted from a chapter of the Wyoming State Historical Society, or by a member of the Wyoming State Historical Society. 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  The two preservation awards must be submitted online using the above applications.  Please review carefully and make sure you meet the deadline.