The Dakota County Public Health Department is seeking nominations for the annual Public Health Achievement Awards that will be presented before the Dakota County Board on April 4 as part of Public Health Week.
The awards recognize contributions of Dakota County residents who devote their time, energy and talents in their communities to improve public health.
Community health leaders are recognized in three categories: Youth, Individual and Community Group (coalition, partnership or organization).
Winners are selected based on their leadership, contribution to solutions to public health problems, collaboration, advocacy, role modeling, and evidence of impact.
Nominations must be submitted by Friday, March 3, 2017.
Public Health Award Nomination Form