The Order of Gabriel Dumont is awarded by the Gabriel Dumont Institute to a small number of persons who have served the Métis of Canada with distinction. Recipients of the Order of Gabriel Dumont need not be Métis.
The silver awards honour those who have made a significant contribution to the Métis.
The gold awards recognize those who have distinguished themselves with outstanding service to the Métis. In past practice the gold medal has been awarded based on lifetime achievements and service.The Order is presented in the form of a medal (sterling silver or gold) and a certificate signed by the Officers of the Institute which enrolls the recipient in the Order.
The awards will be presented at the Gabriel Dumont Institute’s Annual General Meeting in 2021 (date tba).
To apply, please complete the following online form. a downloadable version will also be made available soon
For Further information about the Order of Gabriel Dumont and a list of recipients, please visit this page