Home
About
Agencies
Agency RSS
Agency
Listservs
Archives
Multimedia
Subscribe
Contact

2016 Governor’s Awards Nominations





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 5th, 2016

Contact: Dan Hoblick, Department of Human Services, 605-773-6463

 

 

2016 Governor’s Awards Nominations

 

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Board of Vocational Rehabilitation, working with the Board of Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired (BSBVI) and the Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC), are now accepting nominations for the 2016 Governor’s Awards.

 

Anyone is welcome to submit a nomination. Forms can also be downloaded at http://dhs.sd.gov/drs/. For assistance, please contact 1-800-210-0143. The deadline for submitting names for consideration is Friday, April 29.

 

The nomination categories are:

 

  • Outstanding Employee with a Disability
  • Outstanding Citizen with a Disability
  • Outstanding Private Employer (Small Employer)
  • Outstanding Private Employer (Large Employer)
  • Outstanding Transition Services Award
  • Distinguished Service Award

 

Gov. Dennis Daugaard will recognize individuals and employers for their contributions to the rehabilitation and employment of South Dakotans with disabilities during a ceremony later this year.

 

About DHS

 

The South Dakota Department of Human Services’ mission is to enhance the quality of life of people with disabilities, in partnership with its stakeholders, through the programs and services offered by its divisions. Learn more by visiting the department’s website, dhs.sd.gov.