Gabriel Dumont Institue

The Order of Gabriel Dumont – Call for Nominations




The Gabriel Dumont Institute invites you to nominate a person to the Order of Gabriel Dumont.

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 on February 7, 2020 at the Gabriel Dumont Institute’s 40th Anniversary Celebration and Cultural Conference.

Anyone may submit a nomination. Deadline for receipt of nominations is November 8, 2019.


For Further information about the Order of Gabriel Dumont, please visit this page

The application form can be downloaded here or you can fill out the following online nomination form and submit to send automatically



  • I would like to nominate the following person to the Order of Gabriel Dumont:



  • Nominator Contact Information

  • Please provide some detail about yourself:

  • This should be a statement of why you think your nominee should be a recipient. Be specific about your nominee’s achievements and contributions to the Métis community. Please limit your nomination to a maximum of around 500 words.


  • Letters of Support

    Please use this section to attach 2 or more letters of support and other supporting documentation related to this nomination

    You can submit up to a maximum of 5 documents

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