Gabriel Dumont Institue

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 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



Submission form for the Order of Gabriel Dumont


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



  • Nominator Contact Information

  • Please provide some detail about yourself:

  • My reasons for making this nomination are: (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, including timelines/how long the person has been involved in their work/efforts on behalf of the Métis, and other notable activities—cover the five Ws. Please limit your nomination to a maximum of 500 words.


  • Letters of Support

    Please attach to the nomination at least two letters of support. Nominations received without two letters of support will be deemed incomplete

    You can submit up to a maximum of 5 documents

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